Photos: Northern California Wildfire Leaves Path of Destruction Near Oroville

A wildfire that began Friday July 7, 2017 in the grassy foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains destroyed homes and forced evacuations in the Northern California community of Oroville.

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Images from the Wall Fire in Northern California, which burned near Oroville in early July 2017.
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Trucks burned by a wildfire rest in a grove near Oroville, Calif., on Saturday, July 8, 2017. The fast-moving wildfire in the Sierra Nevada foothills destroyed structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries, fire officials said Saturday as blazes threatened homes around California during a heat wave. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Flames from the Wall fire descend a hillside near Oroville on Saturday, July 8, 2017.
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A stove stands in front of a structure leveled by a wildfire near Oroville, Calif., on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Residents were ordered to evacuate from several roads in the rural area as flames climbed tall trees. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Vintage trucks burned by a wildfire rest in a grove near Oroville, Calif., on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Residents were ordered to evacuate from several roads in the rural area as flames climbed tall trees. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Jim Berglund sprays water while defending his home as a wildfire approaches on Saturday, July 8, 2017, near Oroville. Although flames leveled Berglund's barn, his home remained unscathed as the main fire head passed. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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A charred desk rests outside a residence after a wildfire burned through the property on Saturday, July 8, 2017, near Oroville.
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The remains of a recreational vehicle rest in a clearing after a wildfire burned through the property on Saturday, July 8, 2017, near Oroville.
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CAL FIRE firefighter Jake Hainey battles a wildfire near Oroville on Saturday, July 8, 2017.
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CalFire firefighter Jake Hainey, left, and engineer Anna Mathiasen watch as a wildfire burns near Oroville, Calif., on Saturday, July 8, 2017.
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Flames from a wildfire consume a shed near Oroville on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Evening winds drove the fire through several neighborhoods leveling homes in its path. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Flames from a wildfire consume a residence near Oroville on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Evening winds drove the fire through several neighborhoods leveling homes in its path. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Flames from a wildfire consume a residence near Oroville on Sunday, July 9, 2017.
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A firefighter battles a wildfire as it threatens to jump a street near Oroville on Saturday, July 8, 2017.
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Firefighters battle a wildfire as it threatens to jump a road near Oroville on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Evening winds drove the fire through several neighborhoods leveling homes in its path. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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A burned out car sits next to a home that was destroyed by the Wall Fire on July 9, 2017 in Oroville, California.
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Statues stand next to a home that was destroyed by the Wall Fire on July 9, 2017 in Oroville, California. California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency as 4,000 people were ordered to evacuated their homes.
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Flames from the Wall fire consume a vintage Chevrolet Super Sport near Oroville on Saturday, June 8, 2017.
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