Frightening, surreal scenes of wildfires in California’s Wine Country, in 4 videos

As wildfires ravaged California’s Wine Country for a third day Wednesday, videos have begun to emerge online, showing the widespread devastation.

Read: California wildfires threaten thousands of homes worth tens of billions, CoreLogic says. Also see: With climate change and sprawling property development, wildfires are here to stay. More than 25,000 people have been forced from their homes, and thousands more faced evacuations Wednesday as the fires continued to spread.

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