Brush fire burning in Washoe Valley area 100% contained

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Updated: 11/08/2012 8:30 pm
4:55pm - Washoe County says the fire is now at 100 percent containment, crews are just watching for hot spots now.
3:45pm - Eastlake Boulevard exit is not closed anymore, according to NHP.

3:10pm - Washoe County has just tweeted that the fire is 50 percent contained.

(Dina Kupfer)
(Dina Kupfer)
2:25PM - UPDATE - Chief Charlie Moore says only two outbuildings have been destroyed, not the six originally reported. No homes have been destroyed.

Some evacuations have been performed. The fire is being called the Lyon Drive Fire because it started on Lyon Drive, but TMFPD is still investigating how it started.

Moore says the fire is 10 percent contained and has burned five acres.

1:50 - Eastlake Boulevard exit is closed, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.

1:30pm - Fire Chief Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Charlie Moore confirms that one residential structure has been destroyed, as have six outbuildings.

Moore says more than 50 structures are threatened.

1:15pm - The fire is near Clark Drive, and has burned 5-10 acres, according to Sierra Front. 

There are structures threatened.

WASHOE VALLEY, Nev. (KRNV & -- News 4 is responding to a brush fire in the Washoe Valley area.

We will have more information for you as it becomes available.
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