Wildfire burning south of Jacks Valley
July 3, 2017
A 25-acre wildfire burning south of Jacks Valley is so far not threatening structures, according to fire officials.
The fire started at about 4:10 p.m. near the Montaña subdivision in northwestern Carson Valley.
Fire officials believe the fire is burning on either U.S. Forest Service or Washoe Tribal land.
Both a jet air tanker and a helicopter are providing air support on the fire burning mostly in grass.
Wind is blowing the fire down slope toward the river.
Jacks Valley Road reopened as of 7 p.m.