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It looks like an apocalypse.

A massive wildfire has torn through the city of Fort McMurray, Alberta, forcing more than 80,000 residents to be evacuated. The fire started on Sunday, but no injuries have been reported.

Local officials say 80 percent of the neighborhood of Beacon Hill has been destroyed, but reporter Breanna Karstens-Smith says she has yet to see the other 20 percent.

"There are foundations and nothing else," she says. "We've seen burned-out trucks, strange, odd things like a bookcase that's still standing. It's such an eerie thing to see. Basically people's lives [have gone] up in flames. ... There is nothing standing in Beacon Hill."

Beacon Hill. #ymm #ymmfire pic.twitter.com/L9GgJMHUmb

— BreannaKarstensSmith (@BreannaCTV) May 4, 2016

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, though a human cause is considered likely.

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley said at a press conference that the evacuation was the largest in the history of the province. And high winds and hot temperatures could make the situation worse.

During the evacuation long lines of cars were framed by giant plumes of smoke and fire.

About 17,000 resident fled to the north, and another 35,000 headed south, with around 20,000 of those expected to flood into the capital of Edmonton via an extremely packed, two-lane highway.

Flames coming right next to the highway. We need to move again #ymm #ymmfire pic.twitter.com/ibrsmfydDV

— BreannaKarstensSmith (@BreannaCTV) May 3, 2016

A pic of what trying to leave Fort McMurray looks like right now pic.twitter.com/ESE7bzPkx1

— chester (@ccccrystal__) May 4, 2016

Fire chief Darby Allen told the CBC the flames were out in the city itself, but some wooded areas are still on fire.

My harrowing drive evacuating #ymm praying for my friends pic.twitter.com/XGFWfavqR2

— Jordan J Stuffco (@jstuffcocrimlaw) May 3, 2016

Fort McMurray lies in the heart of Canada's oil sands region, the third-largest proven crude oil reserve in the world. So far, there's been no reported damage to the facilities there, which are north of the city itself.

From PRI's The World ©2016 PRI