In this file photo from December 5, 2017, the Thomas Fire burns along Highway 101 in Ventura, California. The huge wildfire that burned hundreds of homes in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties is now the largest in California’s recorded history.
In this file photo from December 5, 2017, the Thomas Fire burns along Highway 101 in Ventura, California. The huge wildfire that burned hundreds of homes in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties is now the largest in California’s recorded history. Jae C. Hong Associated Press
In this file photo from December 5, 2017, the Thomas Fire burns along Highway 101 in Ventura, California. The huge wildfire that burned hundreds of homes in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties is now the largest in California’s recorded history. Jae C. Hong Associated Press

Thomas Fire containment jumps from 65 to 70 percent in single day

December 23, 2017 08:17 PM