Summer officially begins on Sunday in the northern hemisphere. But, in the United States the wildfire season is not waiting for the calendar. Sparked largely by a drought in the west, several states are already battling fires. In Arizona, a 1,400 hectare brush fire, that was threatening a town of 2,000, has been contained. CCTV’s John Metherell filed this report on other states where wildfires are burning.
Several parched US states hit by early wildfire season
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