Washoe Valley Fire 100% Contained

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RENO, NV - A fire off Lakeshore Boulevard in Washoe Valley is fully contained after burning about five acres.

The initial call about the Lyon Fire went out about 12:30PM Thursday from Clark Drive and Lyon Lane. One mobile home being used for storage burned, plus one outbuilding, according to Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Chief Charlie Moore.

Investigators have an idea what caused the fire, but aren't ready to rule definitively. However, electrical lines have been ruled out.

Residents evacuated during the fire have been allowed back home, and Eastlake Boulevard from 395 to the fire area has been reopened.

Photo courtesy of Ronald Brotherton