Northern California town of Paradise lost 90% of its population after Camp Fire, data shows

USA TODAY

Kristin Lam

 

A northern California town has lost over 90% of its population since the nation’s deadliest wildfire in nearly a century last year, new figures show

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The Camp Fire killed 85 people as it burned across 153,000 acres for more than two weeks last November. About 14,000 residences were destroyed.

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