A Red Cross volunteer from our region is on her way to California to help victims of the wildfires.
Rose Palmer from Lebanon, New Hampshire is leaving for Sacramento.
She’ll be providing medical assistance to people in shelters.
There are 32 Red Cross and community shelters set up throughout the state.
As of Wednesday, about 45,000 people were under mandatory evacuation orders.
Over 170,000 acres has burned statewide.