Oregon's Bootleg Fire Scorches Over 300,000 Acres

by 24USATVJuly 20, 2021, 5 p.m. 20

Oregon’s Bootleg Fire had grown to 303,791 acres (about 475 square miles) as of July 19, with officials saying it was 25 percent contained. “This fire is a real challenge, and we are looking at sustained battle for the foreseeable future,” Incident Commander Joe Hessel said on July 19. This footage shows a sprinkler truck – part of a firefighting “strike team” – hosing down trees. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm Bloomberg Quicktake brings you live global news and original shows spanning business, technology, politics and culture. Make sense of the stories changing your business and your world. To watch complete coverage on Bloomberg Quicktake 24/7, visit http://www.bloomberg.com/qt/live, or watch on Apple TV, Roku, Samsung Smart TV, Fire TV and Android TV on the Bloomberg app. Have a story to tell? Fill out this survey for a chance to have it featured on Bloomberg Quicktake: https://cor.us/surveys/27AF30 Connect with us on… YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/Bloomberg Breaking News on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BloombergQuickTakeNews Twitter: https://twitter.com/quicktake Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/quicktake Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/quicktake


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