Cal Fire Interview Following Press Conference

In a special interview with Cal Fire representatives Action News Now reporter Laura Eng asks about the latest Carr Fire updates.

Posted: Jul 29, 2018 4:58 PM
Updated: Jul 30, 2018 7:51 AM

REDDING, Calif. - Following the press conference at 2 p.m. on July 29, Cal Fire Fire Fighter Chris Harvey discussed some of the latest developments of the Carr Fire in an interview at Shasta College. 

According to Harvey, some of the biggest challenges that the firefighters are facing are weather, high temperatures and the topography of the area. 

A red flag warning has been issued for July 29 in terms of temperatures, and the fire fighters expect to be facing more of these conditions in the coming days. 

See more details in the video interview. 

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