The newly ignited Newell Fire burned along a hill in American Canyon, California – in the Bay Area – on Monday, October 11. Authorities said they suspected the blaze may have been started by a burning car.
The fire was reported near the Newell Open Space Preserve around 6:30 pm on October 11, local media reported.
An evacuation warning was issued for the area, which was later lifted.
Video shows the wildfire burning along a hill behind a train in American Canyon.
As of October 12, the fire burned 132 acres and was 60 percent contained, according to Cal Fire. Credit: @carlits023 via Storyful