The Wall Fire in California’s Butte County grew to 2,700 acres and was 20 percent contained by the evening of Saturday, July 8, CAL FIRE reported. Evacuation orders remained in place on July 9.
The fire has destroyed at least 10 structures and caused at least six injuries, according to local reports.
Video taken from the Oroville Dam captured a renewed “growth phase” on Saturday evening, the Nevada Seismological Laboratory reported. Three timelapse videos show the fire’s ebb and flow through the evening and into the night. Credit: Nevada Seismological Laboratory via Storyful