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California wildfire moves toward Yosemite, small mountain towns

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 18, 2018 13:00

California wildfire moves toward Yosemite, small mountain towns

A fierce California wildfire crept toward the boundary of Yosemite National Park as crews fought through steep, often inaccessible terrain and thick smoke to protect a string of small mountain communities in the path of the flames. The so-called Ferguson Fire, which started on Friday night and killed a firefighter the following day, had charred nearly 49 square kilometers and was burning just a few km outside the park.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 18, 2018 13:00