The largest single wildfire in the history of California has claimed its first life. Calfire Lassen-Modoc tweeted at 7 p.m. tonight that a first responder died as a result of the Dixie Fire. No further information about the death has been released at this time.
The Dixie Fire has been burned 889,001 acres since July 13th and is 56% contained
We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.