Wildfires continued to burn through the hills and canyons of the coastal mountain range overlooking the West Side earlier this week.
The SCU Lightning Complex, which includes the Canyon Zone fire that started in Del Puerto Canyon Aug. 16, has grown to be one of the largest wildfires in California history.
As of Tuesday morning, the complex had burned nearly 364,000 acres in Stanislaus, Santa Clara, Contra Costa, Alameda, Merced and San Benito counties, according to Cal Fire, and was only 15 percent contained.
The Canyon Zone is the largest of the three fire zones which comprise the SCU Lightning Fire Complex.
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