Timelapse Captures Thick Smoke From Bridge Fire in Placer County, California

The Bridge Fire burning in Auburn, California, had reached 300 acres and was five percent contained on September 6 as evacuation orders and warnings remained in effect for parts of Placer County, according to Cal Fire.

This footage captured by ALERTWildfire’s Hotchkiss Hill camera shows thick plumes of smoke in the area on the afternoon of September 5. Credit: ALERTWildfire via Storyful

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