Transcript for New wildfires scorch nearly 10K acres in Northern California
where two new wildfires exploded in northern California overnight scorching nearly 10,000 acres. Mandatory evacuations under way for thousands. Reporter: Fast-moving wildfires in the heart of California's wine country. 2,500 acres scorched. The went is quickly pushing the fire. That is a home completely destroyed by flames. We're hearing propane tank exploding. Firefighters waging an all out battle against the flames, multiple structures reduced to ash. Mandatory evacuations issues. In St. Helena patients rushed out of a hospital. I feel like it's the smart thing right now to go if you can. It's scary to see how strong the winds are. It's picking up by the minute. I didn't realize how bad the fires were until you see it. Reporter: A utility company cutting power to some 65,000 customers hoping to prevent new fires. The Zogg fire consuming 1,000 acres an hour. A dangerous 24 hours lies ahead. We're expecting critical fire danger. That sign just crashed over there. We're standing on this bridge which is covering the napa river. We're expecting critical to extreme fire daeng from southern Oregon all the way to los Angeles. We have 70 major fires in ten different states in the west. Amy?
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