Aircraft Battle Ongoing Lava Fire in Northern California

The Lava Fire in Siskiyou County, California, burned 19,680 acres (about 31 square miles) and was 25 percent contained as of Thursday, July 1, fire officials said.

All evacuation orders remained in effect as a second blaze, dubbed the Tennant Fire, continued to burn 25 miles away from the Lava Fire.

This video released by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services on Thursday shows aircraft battling the ongoing Lava Fire. Credit: California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services via Storyful

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