Fire damage to US wine region laid bare as latest death confirmed

Calistoga (United States) (AFP) – The scale of wildfire devastation to Napa’s world-famous wine region was laid bare Wednesday as firefighters reported minor progress battling the flames and a separate California blaze claimed its latest victim.At least a dozen Napa wineries and vineyards were burned as the so-called Glass Fire erupted this week, with the scorched area now spanning almost 50,000 acres (20,200 hectares) and the inferno still just two percent contained.A stone building used for storage and as a laboratory at the Castello di Amorosa winery in Napa Valley was left in ruins, as smo…

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