Utility risks huge damages claim from deadly forest fire

Utility Pacific Gas & Electric faces the risk of paying a damages claim for billions of USD for devastation caused by the enormous forest fires razing California.
Photo: /Ritzau Scanpix/AP/Vern Fisher/
Photo: /Ritzau Scanpix/AP/Vern Fisher/
By Peter Simonsen

US utility giant Pacific Gas & Electric is suspected of having caused the deadliest forest fire in the history of California.

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