From Canada to Mexico, homes on the west coast of America are threatened by raging fires.
Los Angeles County, California, USA. Cut story with American commentary.
Elevated LS. smoke rising thickly from brush fires. MS. Fire fighters at work on fires. Various shots of houses burning. LS. Two men using hose on roof of house. LS. Fire engine goes down road, pan up to show brush fire directly above road. MS. Telegraph pole on fire. LS. Pan from burning house, to show surrounding vicinity also alight.