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Fire burns in Desatoya Wilderness Area

A 100-hundred acre fire burning east of Fallon in the Desatoya Wildnerness Area is expected to be contained today and controlled by Saturday, reports the Burea of Land Management. The fire is burning in pinon-juniper vegetation. Handcrews and several Heltiack units. The BLM reports the cause of the fire was due to lightning.

A 100-hundred acre fire burning east of Fallon in the Desatoya Wilderness Area is expected to be contained today and controlled by Saturday, reports the Bureau of Land Management. The fire is burning in pinon-juniper vegetation. Hand crews and several Heltiack units are on the scene. The BLM reports the cause of the fire was due to lightning.