Yeti Fire Nears 8,000 Acres in Northern California

The Yeti Fire in northern California had spread to 7,721 acres and was 10 percent contained as of August 6, according to fire officials.

Didi France-Poe recorded footage from her home on August 4, showing enormous plumes of smoke billowing over Seiad Valley.

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office announced that some residents subject to a mandatory evacuation were allowed to return home, but warned against complacency as the Yeti and McKinney fires were still burning. Credit: Didi France-Poe via Storyful

Video transcript

- Hmm.

Hmm, dang.