'Hell on Earth': The First 12 Hours of California's Deadliest Wildfire
Jil Wright

Fire extent Nov. 8, 6 p.m. The Camp Fire is the deadliest and most destructive wildfire ever in California. This is what happened on the day the blaze ignited. Around 6:30 a.m. on Nov. 8, the fire starts in a secluded area near the Feather River.