Smoke From Deadly Fairview Fire Darkens Sky Over Hemet, California

The deadly Fairview fire burning in Riverside County, California, reached about 19,000 acres and was five percent contained on Thursday, September 8, according to Cal Fire.

Evacuation orders remained in place on September 8 for the fire, which has killed at least two people and destroyed several structures.

This footage captured by Laela Matteson shows smoke from the fire billowing into the sky. Credit: Laela Matteson via Storyful

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