Naked man survives six hours in swimming pool as wildfire burns house

John and Jan Pascoe survived the firestorm by running out of their home and into their neighbors swimming pool (Picture: Getty Images)

A couple have told how they spent six hours in a swimming pool to escape an inferno that completely surrounded them in California.

Jan and John Pascoe, who live in the Santa Rosa hills, were woken up around midnight on Saturday by a frantic call from their daughter, Zoe Giraudo, who said her father-in-law’s home 40 miles from where they live had burned down. She told her parents to get out of the house.

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