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As wildfires ravaged Californias Sonoma County and locals evacuated, a couple from Chicago arrived for their wedding. A photo of the newlyweds with masks over their faces as fires raged a couple miles away has since been widely shared on Facebook.

The photo by Karna Roa of KMR Photographyis drawing attention to the ongoing wildfires in California. The fires have caused thousands of people to evacuate and threatened thousands of structures.

This looks like a gorgeous ad for climate change, one Facebook user commented on the couples vineyard photo.

The couple told ABC News that because of the fires, they replanned the wedding just hours before the event. The wedding staff was a skeleton crew as many staff members and vendors were forced to evacuate, ABC reported.

But despite the setbacks, the couplemarried on Saturday at Chateau St. Jean Winery while majorwildfires burned just miles away.

The wildfire around Sonoma County started earlier last week and is only 15% contained. Its the largest California fire of 2019. Meanwhile, southern California is also under critical weather conditions as active fires spread throughout the region.

H/T ABC News

Source: http://www.dailydot.com/

 

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