New Fire Flares Up Near Floriston

According to the Sierra Front Agency a new fire started Sunday around 6:30 about 3 miles east of Floriston.

It's in the Davis Meadow area.

The first units on scene said the fire claimed a half-acre of heavy timber.

The flames spread slowly through very rugged terrain and no structures were reported to be in the path of the fire.

So far there is no word on containment.