More than half a million Oregonians evacuate

THAT IS MORE THAN 12%
OF THE STATE’S POPULATION

SALEM, Ore. — Authorities in Oregon report that more than 500,000 people statewide have been forced to evacuate because of wildfires. That’s over 12% of the state’s 4.2 million population. The number includes convicts from at least three jails and prisons. None have been released, just relocated.

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