Thursday, June 22, 2017
A spectator watches the Hunter Creek Fire from an apartment complex in NW Reno on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The fire is burning just west of downtown Reno, Nevada, on U.S. Forest Service land. According to a Truckee Meadows Fire representative, the cause of the fire is not known, but the point of origin is known. The blaze is estimated at 250 acres and is approximately 35% contained. No structures have been damaged. One firefighter suffered a minor heat-related injury. At least eight agencies are battling the fire. Washoe County park and trail access is unavailable until investigation and operations are complete.