Among the first things the Camp Fire destroyed in Paradise were key cell phone towers and relay stations.
Verification takes time. As such, there will ALWAYS be an unclosable gap between good information and bad.
This is the moment to rely on yourself and your preparation and get to work.
Unfortunately, some disasters make the need to escape much more urgent than our plans foresee.
Ten miles from my front door in Paradise, California, a poorly maintained power line dropped molten metal into the brush.