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    This Massive Fire In Canada Looks Absolutely Apocalyptic

    About 88,000 people were evacuated from Fort McMurray.

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    Canadian Armed Forces via Reuters

    An aerial view of Highway 63 south of Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada.


    CBC News via Reuters

    The wildfire worsens along Highway 63.


    Mark Blinch / Reuters


    Strathcona Fire via REUTERS

    Strathcona County firefighters take a break from wildfires in this photo posted to Twitter.


    Alberta RCMP via Reuters

    A Mountie surveys the damage on a Fort McMurray street on May 4.


    Mark Blinch / Reuters

    Evacuees rest in the sleeping area at the "Bold Center" in Lac la Biche, Alberta.


    Scott Olson / Getty Images

    Drivers waiting for clearance to take firefighting supplies into town.


    Scott Olson / Getty Images

    A swing set with the swings burned away in a residential neighborhood destroyed by the wildfire.


    Cole Burston / AFP / Getty Images

    Tyra Abo sits on a cot at a makeshift evacuee center in Lac la Biche.


    Darryl Dyck / Bloomberg / Getty Images

    Motorists travel south on Alberta Highway 63 as the setting sun illuminates a huge plume of smoke from wildfires.


    Chris Wattie / Reuters

    A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer looks at smoke rising from wildfires.


    Municipal District of Bonnyville via Reuters

    Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority crews waiting for their first assignments on May 6.


    CF Operations via Reuters


    Cole Burston / AFP / Getty Images

    A displaced person looks at the fire on his mobile phone at a makeshift evacuee center.


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