Massive Wildfires Fueled By Dry Weather In Alaska
Two massive wildfires have broken out in Alaska, and the dry weather isn't helping. Hundreds of homes have already been evacuated as the fires grow.By Jake Godin | June 16, 2015
Alaska is battling two massive, fast-growing wildfires. (Video via Matanuska-Susitna Borough)
Dry, windy conditions have created a dangerous climate for Alaskans as two large wildfires have broken out in quick succession.
"And I'm tellin' ya I was right in the thick of this thing and it was coming right to me. And there's a wall of flame that's 150 foot wide by 150 foot high and I go there goes something burning up and this moving like hell coming toward me," Frank Cross, a fire evacuee, told Alaska Public Media.