Chris Fire south of Topaz 100% contained

Photo courtesy Humboldt Toiyabe National Forest
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COLEVILLE, Calif. (KOLO) - Sierra Front reports a wildfire burning south of Topaz is fully contained with firefighters getting help from rain.

Highway 395 south of Reno between the Nevada state line and Bridgeport is back open, according to CalTrans.

It was closed Monday because of the fire in the area of Chris Flat, northeast of Bridgeport. Sierra Front reports the Chris Fire was reported late the morning of Monday, November 13, 2017.

The Forest Service in the Humboldt Toiyabe Forest says the fire burned 370 acres of heavy timber.

The fire started with a car crash and fire.