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San Diego area brushfire threatens homes

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 00:43

Aug. 21 - Several residents of El Cajon, California near San Diego could be seen on their roofs as a brushfire threatened to reach their homes. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Grainy aerial video from a news helicopter in California captured several people on top of their roofs in El Cajon near San Diego as smoke from a raging brushfire reached their homes. Limited evacuations were ordered after the blaze threatened surrounding residences. The thick smoke from the fire also slowed traffic on a nearby highway. California firefighters were working to extinguish the fire with the help of residents using their own ladders and hoses.

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San Diego area brushfire threatens homes

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 00:43