California wildfire: Search for missing difficult as death toll climbs to 23

Searches for the missing amid California’s storm of wildfires have been marked mostly by confusion.Even establishing a decent estimate of the unaccounted-for has proved too difficult, with authorities citing wildly disparate figures within a single day Wednesday, though all were in the hundreds.READ MORE: Couple married 75 years die together in California wine country wildfiresSome of the missing are only struggling to reach loved ones because of communication problems. Others have been counted twice, inflating the numbers.“We get calls and people searching for lost folks and they’re not lost, they’re just staying with somebody and we don’t know where it is,” said Napa County Supervisor Brad Wagenknecht.WATCH: Drone video captures devastation left behind by California wildfires

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