PHOTOS: Oregon Grapples With Historic Fires

Bradley W. Parks, Oregon Public Broadcasting

The charred husk of a car remains after the Santiam Fire moved through a neighborhood Wednesday near Gates, Ore.

Deadly wildfires in northwest Oregon have forced 500,000 residents to flee their homes, while people in the southern part of the state start to assess their losses.

Photographers Bradley W. Parks and Jonathan Levinson have been covering the wildfires for NPR member station Oregon Public Broadcasting. Here are their photos.

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