People watch as a plane drops fire retardant on the Thomas Fire in Carpenteria on Dec. 11, 2017.
People watch as a plane drops fire retardant on the Thomas Fire in Carpenteria on Dec. 11, 2017. Mel Melcon TNS/Los Angeles Times
People watch as a plane drops fire retardant on the Thomas Fire in Carpenteria on Dec. 11, 2017. Mel Melcon TNS/Los Angeles Times