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Wildfire sweeps across Idaho

20 August 2013 Last updated at 06:46 BST

Over 2,000 homes have been evacuated as a wildfire has spread near the central Idaho communities of Ketchum and Sun Valley.

More than 1,200 fire fighters were battling the blaze and creating firebreaks in an attempt to halt the fire's progress.

Denise Hammick reports.

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