Article Photos: ‘It just shot up so fast'; Fires blaze across West 3/12

In a Monday, Aug. 13, 2012 photo, a CalFire firefighter lays a hose line amid scorched brush and Joshua trees as crews worked to contain the Quail Fire near Keys View Road in the in Joshua Tree National Park. Firefighters hope to have the blaze, which is in hard to reach rocky terrain, 90% contained by late Tuesday. AP photo