- Posted September 9, 2013 by
Emerald Hills, California
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Wildfires blazing near you
Fire on Mount Diablo, East Bay California
"Living in California, we are always fearful of fire," he added. "We fear fire more than earthquakes, and seeing one like the Mount Diablo fire start and grow so fast reinforces that concern. Fire leaves nothing in its path. Earthquakes give you a chance of recovery."
- rachel8, CNN iReport producer
Fire had expanded about 5x over a few hours earlier.
Seen in Emerald Hills over Redwood City across San Francisco bay