SACRAMENTO, Calif | The Latest: California wildfire missing list rises to 870
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local):
A California sheriff says the list of names of those unaccounted for after a deadly wildfire has increased to 870.
Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says the additional 171 names came from a backlog of voicemails that detectives worked through Tuesday.
Authorities stressed that many of the people on the list may be safe and unaware they have been reported missing.