Evacuation Orders Downgraded as Crews Contain More of California's Caldor Fire

Firefighters gained ground on California’s 210,259-acre Caldor Fire, which had reached 25 percent containment as of September 2.

This footage uploaded by Nicholas Vides, shows flames from the blaze raging through the wilderness near South Lake Tahoe, on the morning of September 1.

Local fire authorities downgraded evacuation orders and lifted evacuation warnings for parts of El Dorado County on Thursday, urging the public to remain vigilant and aware of the changing fire conditions. Credit: Nicholas Vides / The Oak Leaf via Storyful

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