6th person found dead as Northern California wildfire rages largely unchecked

Washington, A Northern California sheriff says a sixth person has died in a raging wildfire that has destroyed more than 500 buildings.

Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said Sunday that the remains were found within the boundary of the Carr Fire near Redding, about 230 miles (370 kilometers) north of San Francisco.

He said the victim, who was not identified, didn't evacuate despite receiving an evacuation warning.

Source: Saudi Press Agency