Several thousand tourists were evacuated from the national park in the south of the U.S. state of California due to a large forest fire, reported Monday by the Associated Press.
Currently, the fire covered an area of 283 hectares. A huge cloud of smoke can watch residents of Los Angeles.
According to a Forest Service fire started around noon on Sunday near the tent camp. Currently, the fire fighting about 200 firefighters in extinguishing the fire involved aircraft.