Couple in RV rescues California fleeing fire victims

REDDING, Calif. – One couple’s escape from the flames in Northern California became a “happy band of vagrants” as their motor home became a rescue vehicle for several people caught up in the chaos as hundreds of residents fled the town of Paradise.

Jane Latham and Ed Van Der Linden found themselves rescuing people off the road Thursday morning as they tried to get away from the blaze.


Read the full article at USA Today.

Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt has been a writer/editor for more than 25 years, working in law enforcement, aviation, supply chain and the RV industry. She's not a stranger to RVs, however. She grew up camping, and still camps as many weekends as she can every year. She is the owner of In Good Company Communications and can be reached at

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