19 july 2014
Forrest Harrison holds the hand of his little girl, Avery, 5, as he looks over the rubble staying from his home after an out of control bonfire devastated it the prior night Friday, July 18, 2014, in Pateros, Wash. A flame dashing through country north-focal Washington demolished about 100 homes, abandoning seething rubble, singular block fireplaces and wore out cars as it darkened several square miles. Friday’s first light uncovered emotional annihilation, with the Okanagan County town of Pateros, home to 650 individuals, hit particularly hard. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)the Associated Press
A wind-determined, lightning-brought about out of control bonfire hustling through provincial north-focal Washington crushed something like 100 homes Thursday and Friday, abandoning single block stacks and wore out autos as it darkened many square miles in the grand Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.
Here is a gathering of pictures from towns hit by out of control bonfires.