Plumes of Smoke Rise From Cedar Creek Fire Under Red Sun

Firefighters worked to contain the Cedar Creek fire in Winthrop, Washington, as officials reported on July 28 it had grown to 35,685 acres (about 56 square miles).

This footage, posted July 28 by Instagram user @redwanderers, shows plumes of smoke rising into the sky, with the sun appearing to be vibrantly red.

Officials said 629 firefighters were deployed to battle the blaze, which was 10 percent contained on July 29. Credit: @redwanderers via Storyful

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