Close PHOTOS: Wildfires causing destruction in wine country California's fire chief says at least 1,500 homes and commercial buildings have been destroyed in wildfires ripping through Northern California. (Oct. 9) (AP) Staff , KXTV 6:33 PM. PDT October 09, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST More than a dozen wildfires has swept through California wine country destroying at least 1,500 homes and businesses.The Monday fires have evacuated an estimated 20,000 people to safety from the smoke and flames. © 2017 KXTV-TV KXTV At least 10 dead as wildfires rage in Northern California CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Former teachers, coaches tell Md. woman to keep fighting after Las Vegas shooting 11 new features in IOS 11 Las Vegas/Mandalay Bay shooting - What we know Stockton woman describes experience near Las Vegas concert shooting Shooting survivors want more than prayers for Las Vegas From male stripper to freeway cheerleader in Sacramento Local 11 p.m. weather: Oct. 3, 2017 City of Modesto works to keep K9 with handler's family Dog dead after beaten by bat, Fairfield police searching for suspects 2 suspects in custody after police chase in south Sacramento More Stories How the nationwide Christmas tree shortage is… Dec 10, 2017, 5:12 p.m. California man freed after 15 years for shaken baby death Dec 10, 2017, 12:44 p.m. Officials investigating body found in Sacramento Dec 10, 2017, 4:16 p.m.