WATCH: Video shows narrow escape from wildfire

(NBC News) Two Yuba County, California roommates recorded their narrow escape of the wildfire that was quickly approaching their home.

In the video, shot on October 2, one of the roommates leave the safety of their SUV to open a gate while flames and smoke make it difficult to breathe.

As the pair drive away from their home, you can see flames all around them and the road catching fire.

They, along with their dogs, were able to make it to safety, but the men say their home and most of their belongings were lost in the fire. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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