2008 Pulitzer finalists: Breaking News Photography

WALL OF FIRE: Firefighter Jason Falarski battles to save a house in Poway. For many in San Diego County, the scene was reminiscent of the deadly 2003 Cedar fire. Several hundred thousand people evacuated their homes as wildfires flared across vast areas of the county, but the size of the exodus made escape impossible for some.
Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
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