Delta fire
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Delta fire in Northern California

Wildfires burn Friday on the ridgeline east of I-5 just south of the Gibson Road exit near Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Hung T. Vu / AP)

Crews from Yocha Dehe Fire Department work  Friday to put out a grass fire along I-5 at Earl Sholes Memorial Bridge near Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Hung T. Vu / AP)

Firefighter Tyler Benson throws a flare to start a back fire as the the Delta fire burns along Pollard Camp Road north of Redding.

 (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)

Firefighters monitor the Delta Fire along Interstate 5 north of Redding, Calif.

 (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)

Firefighters struggle to contain backfire in the Pollard Flat area of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

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Old vintage trucks burned from the Delta Fire along Salt Creek Road north of Redding, Calif.

 (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)

Interstate 5 is empty in Lamoine because of the Delta fire, which has burned more than 22,000 acres in Northern California.

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 A statue remains at a home destroyed by the Delta fire in Lamoine.

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A burned bicycle is seen among the ruins of a smoldering home destroyed by the Delta fire in Lamoine.

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Embers fly above a firefighter as he hustles to control a backfire as the Delta fire burns in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

Flames from a backfire surround a fire truck in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest on Thursday.

 (Noah Berger / AP)

A firefighter passes a backfire Thursday in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / AP)

Crews monitor a backfire Thursday while battling the Delta Fire in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / AP)

A scorched VW Beetle rests in a clearing after the Delta Fire burned through the Lamoine community in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Calif.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

A home leveled by the Delta Fire rests in a clearing in Pollard Flat area of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / AP)

California Highway Patrol Capt. Mark Loveless examines a truck scorched by the Delta fire burning along Interstate 5 in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

A crane lifts a truck scorched by the Delta fire on Interstate 5 in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. The highway remains closed to traffic in both directions as crews battle the blaze.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

A scorched truck rests on Interstate 5 as the Delta Fire burns in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

An abandoned smoldering truck rests along Interstate 5 after the Delta fire tore through the region and jumped the road in Delta.

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A firefighter sprays down a burned big rig that was abandoned along Interstate 5 as the Delta fire tore through the region.

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Firetrucks pass the Delta fire burning in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

 (Noah Berger / Associated Press)

Fire surrounds an intersection during the Delta fire.

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Light from a train is seen as it rounds a bend near the Sacramento River as flames from the Delta fire fill a valley in Delta.

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