Authorities yell to drivers to evacuate the area as the fire crept down Pentz Road during the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

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The Camp Fire is the most destructive and deadliest wildfire in California history.

The fire started on November 8, 2018 in Butte County and raged for two weeks straight. 

It killed 86 people and destroyed the town of Paradise almost entirely.

In total 18,793 structures were destroyed, including 13,696 single-family homes, 276 apartment buildings, and 528 commercial buildings.

Despite the fire being out, the people who lost their homes and livelihood are only beginning to figure out what's next. 




















A firefighter attempts to save a house during the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. 

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Evacuee Rachelle Sanders rides back home after a medical appointment in Chico, California, on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.  Rachelle had a C-section hours before the Camp Fire began and was thrown into a strangers car during the evacuation. She didn't know if she would make it out alive.

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Camp Fire evacuee Christine Fitzsimmons, 50 gets emotional as she realizes she must change her mailing address because she no longer has a home, as she sits with her dog Sputnik at the Red Cross shelter in Chico, California, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.

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Camp Fire evacuee Christine Fitzsimmons, 50 gets emotional as she realizes she must change her mailing address while sitting with her dog Sputnik at the RedCross shelter in Chico, California, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.

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Karma Kamman prays alongside many survivors of the Camp Fire during church services at the Neighborhood Church in Chico, California, on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.

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A vehicle is incinerated on Pearson Road after the Camp Fire ravaged the town of Paradise, California, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. Many people died on Pearson Road as they abandoned their burning cars and fled on foot. 

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Paradise Firefighter Mike Rea surveys a property for remains at the Paradise Community Village Apartments following the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.

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Caution tape marks the area where a body was recovered off of Libby Lane after the Camp Fire tore through Paradise, California, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.

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Butte County investigators transport a body bag into a hearse after recovering remains from a destroyed property following the Camp Fire in Magalia, California, on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.

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Evacuee Rachelle Sanders shares a moment with her newborn son Lincoln during a checkup just days after escaping the hospital during the Camp Fire in Chico, California, on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Rachelle had a C-section hours before the Camp Fire began and was thrown into a strangers car during the evacuation. She didn't know if she would make it out alive.

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Evacuee Catherine Wiggins, 57, takes a moment as she looks through her belongings to see what she can salvage after the Camp Fire destroyed her home in Paradise, California, on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.

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Search and Recovery crew members Rick Fugate (left) and Andrea Campos-Smith (right), from Oregon look for remains off of Edgewood Lane after the Camp Fire destroyed the town of Paradise, California, on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.

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Malik Abdul takes a photograph of family friends destroyed car while searching for salvageable items off of Honey Run Road in Chico, California, on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

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An incinerated vehicle which was abandoned in the middle of Pearson Road has smoke billowing around it after the Camp Fire ravaged the town of Paradise, California, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. The light through the car comes from a journalists car.

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Crosses line Skyway Crossroad and Skyway to commemorate the Camp Fire deaths in Paradise, California, on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019.

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Tina Tuel looks for family jewelry among the rubble of her parents destroyed home off of Honey Run Road in Chico, California, on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

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Evacuee Josaiah Darby, 3, waits in a shopping cart as his mother Autumn Darby (right) looks through items at the Target parkinglot in Chico, California, on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Autumn and her son Josaiah lost their home after the Camp Fire tore through Paradise.

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Evacuee Suzanne Kaksonen nuzzles her cockatoo Buddy after sleeping in a tent a week after fleeing Paradise where the Camp Fire destroyed her home in Chico, California, on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.She stayed in a tent near the parking lot at Walmart along with many others as it acted as a makeshift evacuation site.

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