Rim Fire Near Yosemite Out Of Control

A wildfire is threatening thousands of buildings near Yosemite National Park.

The Rim Fire is nearly out of control and has burned nearly54,000 acres and is only about 5% contained.

The fire is burning in a remote area and is threatening nearly2500 structures along Highway 120 and the TuolumneRiver, moving toward the community of Pine Mountain Lake.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.