Fire Update….Fire in Pine Nut Mountains Growing. Evacuations Ordered

Gardnerville, NV…At 07-04-13 at 3:30 pm, East Fork Fire and Paramedic District responded to a report of a wild land fire in the Pine Nut Mountains, east of Gardnerville, NV. This fire is growing rapidly and its size has not been determined at this time.

Additional fire resources have been called from various agencies to include air support.

Homes are threatened by this fire and have been evacuated. This area is closed to non-residence.