2 large wildfires are burning out of control in Lake County

Firefighters are on the scene of two separate fires burning north of the city of Clearlake in Lake County. (Photo submitted by a viewer via uReport.)

August 12, 2012 8:06:37 PM PDT
There are two out of control wildfires burning in Lake County, near Clearlake. One fire near Highway 20 and Highway 53 has reached 5,000 acres. The other fire has burned over 300 acres.

The fires were first reported around 4:30 p.m.

Some homes have burned and evacuations have been ordered.

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