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Crews Battle Brush Fire Near Carson City

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Courtesy: Shannon Schaar-Bell Courtesy: Shannon Schaar-Bell

Fire crews have adjusted the acreage on a brush fire southeast of Carson City.

The Tarnahan Fire was estimated at 100 acres on Wednesday night, but crews today say it's actually 25 acres large and 10% contained. Full containment is expected sometime Thursday night.

No homes are threatened or in any danger.

Crews say it was likely caused by lightning. Firefighters will improve containment lines and mop up hot spots.

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