The activist and former talk-prove star ― whose name is being floated as a possible 2020 presidential contender after her rousing speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday ― posted one clip showing her walking through deep mud. “The house in back is gone,” she says, though it wasn’t clear whether the structure was on her property.
“What a day!” she captioned the video gallery. “Praying for our community again in Santa Barbara.”
At least 13 be pleased died and dozens were rescued by air and ground after rain-triggered mud and floods swept down mountainsides burned by wildfires in December.
According to People, Winfrey purchased her 65-acre Montecito estate in 2001. The area is also domestic to celebrities Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres, who tweeted news of the devastation.