Some 200 fires are now burning in California, Oregon and Washington fanned by 50mph winds, leaving an apocalyptic red haze over cities.
In north-east Washington, a one-year-old boy died after his family was overrun by flames while trying to flee a wildfire, said Okanogan County Sheriff Tony Hawley.
Jake and Jamie Hyland found and transported to a Seattle hospital with third-degree burns.
Their baby son Uriel was found dead.
Read more at The Sun.