Smoke Billows From 'Terrifying' CalWood Fire

Smoke billowed from the CalWood Fire near Boulder, Colorado on Saturday, October 17, with one person calling it “terrifying” as the more-than-7,000-hectare blaze threatened properties.

At least 900 homes were under an evacuation order on Saturday night, local authorities reported, with several other communities, told to prepare to evacuate on Sunday.

Several roads were closed due to the fire. Credit: Falko Judt via Storyful