Firefighters Tackle Rapidly Expanding Fairview Fire

Firefighters continued to tackle the Fairview Fire, burning near Hemet, California, as it more than doubled in size on Wednesday, September 7.

The footage, by photojournalist Ryan Harpar, shows the blaze as firefighters attempt to control the flames.

The fire grew rapidly on Wednesday to 19,377 acres, the Fire Integrated Real Time Intelligence System said.

In its latest update, Cal Fire said several evacuation orders and warnings remained in place for the fire, which has destroyed several structure and killed two people. Credit: Ryan Harpar via Storyful

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