South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster announced schools would be closed in 26 counties starting Tuesday.
Yet another wildfire broke out in California on Monday—this one, near Interstate 15 in Fallbrook.
Mandatory evacuation orders began being issued on Monday—beginning with Dare County, North Carolina.
Perez purchased the gun involved legally, police said.
Both men were airlifted to a hospital.
Twelve passengers experienced symptoms.
The fire broke out Wednesday afternoon, spreading near I-5 and prompting evacuations.
A second teenager was also shot a mile away from the school on Wednesday.
Four adults were arrested at the scene.
An Amber Alert was in the process of being issued on Saturday for two young boys in Arizona who went missing after their mother was killed.
The fire has consumed 1,000 acres since it was reported on Sunday.
Almost 40 fires continued burning in Ontario, Canada, this week.
Authorities said the shooting took place at "Hoffman's Guns for the Good Guys," a gun store and range.
Some 20,000 people are impacted by 566 fires burning in the region.
A judge ruled the adults accused of holding starving children on a compound could be released upon posting bail.