Firefighters Battle Salt Fire in California Amid Evacuation Orders

A wildfire burning near Lakehead, California, prompted a local sheriff’s office to issue evacuation orders for nearby residents on June 30.

This footage uploaded by Caltrans District 2, shows huge plumes of smoke emanating from the Salt Fire.

Evacuation orders were issued by the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office for the Lakeland area as the blaze grew to approximately 200 acres. Credit: Caltrans District 2 via Storyful

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