Fawn Fire 2021: Photos capture devastation as California blaze engulfs nearly 9,000 acres

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. — Northern California’s Fawn Fire has engulfed nearly 9,000 acres in Shasta County since the blaze began Wednesday near Redding, Cal Fire reported Sunday.

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Social media users are sharing heartbreaking photos of the devastation with the hashtag #FawnFire. Here are some of those images:

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