Man Finds Wife’s Wedding Ring After Home Burns to Ground in California Wildfire

It was ray of hope on an otherwise dark day for Jake Olsen when he found his wife’s wedding ring in the ashes of their home that burned to the ground as wildfires rip through California.

Olsen is an officer with the state’s Department of Fish and Wildlife. When fire threatened his town of Paradise, he rushed to help evacuate a retirement community.

Meanwhile, his own home was lost to the blaze.