Death Toll Continues To Rise In Deadly Oakland Fire And It’s Beyond Tragic

As if our country hadn’t recently seen enough fires to last us a lifetime and then some, Northern California is now devastated over a heartbreaking death toll that will almost certainly continue to climb. With a total of 36 lives lost in Friday night’s fire at the Ghost Ship warehouse in Oakland, the unfortunate event is now considered to be the city’s deadliest building fire to date.

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To hear more about the details surrounding the devastating fire, watch the video below brought to you by Yahoo! News Now:

As the death toll climbs, more and more residents in the Oakland area have come to leave flowers, candles and photos for their loved ones that have been lost in the fire. Our hearts go out to those who knew any of the victims of this tragedy.