Highway 395 fully open more than six hours after being closed for wildfire
The Nevada Department of Transportation reported that Highway 395 over Jake’s Hill south of Gardnerville fully reopened around 10:50 p.m.
Traffic was being escorted one lane at a time on Highway 395 at around 6 p.m. after the highway was closed for around 90 minutes at the top Jake’s Hill for a 4-acre wildfire.
East Fork Firefighters responded to multiple reports of fire at around 4:30 p.m.
Units from Antelope Valley helped get a hose line around the fire, whose cause is under investigation.
One person was taken to Carson Valley Medical Center to be evaluated from the fire.