Firefighters are responding to the area of the Sierra Spirit Ranch where multiple lightning strikes are reported to have lit a single tree on fire.
The report came in at 2:46 p.m. East Fork firefighters from Fish Springs, Ruhenstroth, Minden and the Gardnerville Ranchos are responding.
The person reporting the fire said that heavy rain is falling in the area, and the smoke has died down.
Bureau of Land Management units are also responding.
Reports from the scene is that the fire is a single tree with no extension to the ground.