MENDOCINO, LAKE COUNTY, Calif. (KIEM) – The Mendocino Complex Fire continues to threaten homes, and force evacuations.
Officials say every day the erratic nature of the fire pushes it in a new direction.
Made up of the Ranch and River fires, combined the complex sits at over 125,168 acres as of Thursday night, and is 39% contained.
Ground crews are working to build up lines hoping to save homes from the flames, but despite warnings, some people have refused to evacuate. Others have been in a shelter for days.
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