Fire Near Pyramid Lake at 50% Containment

PYRAMID LAKE, NV….A grass fire on the Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation that started around 6pm on Saturday eve, has burned 50 acres and is 50% containment as of this morning. There were structures threatened, however, none have been damaged. Crews remain in scene. More to come as we receive….

The Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation is a United States reservation in northwestern Nevada ~approximately 35 miles (56 km) northeast of Reno, in Washoe, Storey, and Lyon Counties. It lies almost entirely in Washoe County (99.88%), with but tiny amounts of land in the other two counties (at the southern end, near the city of Fernley).