A wine country neighborhood was leveled by the fires ravaging California — here are the photos

An entire neighborhood in Santa Rosa, California, was leveled after a massive wildfire incinerated swaths of wine country early this week.

Nearly two dozen fires, whipped by powerful winds, blew through Napa, Sonoma, and elsewhere on Monday morning.  The blaze torched at least 3,500 homes, businesses, and other structures. The situation is being called one of the deadliest firestorms in state history.

Santa Rosa was among the cities hit the hardest. The neighborhood of Coffey Park — a small, close-knit community made up of single-family homes — has been reduced to rubble.

Thse photos show the scale of the destruction.

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Wildfire devastation in Coffey Park, Santa Rosa
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Wildfire devastation in Coffey Park, Santa Rosa
An aerial photo of the devastation left behind from the North Bay wildfires north of San Francisco, California, October 9, 2017. California Highway Patrol/Golden Gate Division/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Chloe Hoskins, 7, tags along with her father, who was checking on a neighbors burned out property in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Spencer Blackwell, left, and Danielle Tate, right, find her father's gun collection, melted and burned, inside a gun safe at her father's home in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
A US flag hangs on a tree in the widfire ravaged Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, October 11, 2017. The death toll from some of California's worst ever wildfires rose to 17 as thousands of firefighters battled to bring the infernos under control. The fires which have devastated California's wine country are already among the deadliest ever in the western US state and officials warned they expect the toll to go up. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Jennifer Yarnal searches for keepsakes in the rubble of her home in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Benicia police officer Alejandro Maravilla, left, offers resident Gwen Adkins, 84, right, a soda while patrolling in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
A police officers looks at the devastation wrought by wildfires in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, on October 11, 2017. The toll from Northern California's ranging wildfires continued to grow as officials said the fires destroyed up to 2,000 structures and killed at least 17 people / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 11: Some houses burned and some did not. Aerial view of the damage caused by wildfire that destroyed the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California.(Photo by Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 11: Aerial view of the damage caused by wildfire that destroyed the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California.(Photo by Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
Fire damage is seen from the air in the Coffey Park neighborhood October 11, 2017, in Santa Rosa, California More than 200 fire engines and firefighting crews from around the country were being rushed to California on Wednesday to help battle infernos which have left at least 21 people dead and thousands homeless. / AFP PHOTO / Elijah Nouvelage (Photo credit should read ELIJAH NOUVELAGE/AFP/Getty Images)
Firefighters look for hotspots in the destroyed Coffey Park neighborhood in Santa Rosa, California, October 12, 2017. Hundreds of people are still missing in massive wildfires which have swept through California killing at least 26 people and damaging thousands of homes, businesses and other buildings. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
The remains of the Coffey Park neighborhood in Santa Rosa, California,October 12, 2017. Massive wildfires sweeping through California have killed at least 26 people and damaged thousands of homes, businesses and other buildings, according to authorities. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
The remains of the Coffey Park neighborhood in Santa Rosa, California,October 12, 2017. Massive wildfires sweeping through California have killed at least 26 people and damaged thousands of homes, businesses and other buildings, according to authorities. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Melted metal from burnt cars is formed on the ground after wildfires ripped through the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, on October 11, 2017. The toll from Northern California's ranging wildfires continued to grow as officials said the fires destroyed up to 2,000 structures and killed at least 17 people / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 11: Surrounding neighborhoods untouched by fire outside the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California.(Photo by Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 11: Aerial view of the damage caused by wildfire that destroyed the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California.(Photo by Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Andrew Hopkins digs around in the rubble of his step-mother Pam Hopkins' home in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
Tangerines burned black by wildfires still hang on a tree in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, on October 11, 2017. The toll from Northern California's ranging wildfires continued to grow as officials said the fires destroyed up to 2,000 structures and killed at least 17 people / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Extensive residential devastation is seen after wildfires ripped through the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, California, on October 11, 2017. The toll from Northern California's ranging wildfires continued to grow as officials said the fires destroyed up to 2,000 structures and killed at least 17 people / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Andrew Hopkins sifts through his father's fire-singed baseball card collection at his step-mother Pam Hopkins' home in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CA - OCTOBER 10: Andrew Hopkins sifts through his father's fire-singed baseball card collection at his step-mother Pam Hopkins' home in the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 10, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Photo by Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 9: Lights from news crews cast an eerie glow on the devastated Coffey Park neighborhood in Santa Rosa on October 9, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
Fire damage is seen from the air in the Coffey Park neighborhood October 11, 2017, in Santa Rosa, California More than 200 fire engines and firefighting crews from around the country were being rushed to California on Wednesday to help battle infernos which have left at least 21 people dead and thousands homeless. / AFP PHOTO / Elijah Nouvelage (Photo credit should read ELIJAH NOUVELAGE/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Fire damage is seen from the air in the Coffey Park neighborhood October 11, 2017, in Santa Rosa, California. More than 200 fire engines and firefighting crews from around the country were being rushed to California on Wednesday to help battle infernos which have left at least 21 people dead and thousands homeless. / AFP PHOTO / Elijah Nouvelage (Photo credit should read ELIJAH NOUVELAGE/AFP/Getty Images)
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