Small fire out on east side of Peavine Mountain

The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District released this photograph of a fire on the east side of Peavine Mountain.
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Crews are in clean-up mode after a fire of less than half an acre burned Saturday on the east side of Peavine Mountain.

The fire was reported at about 1:30 p.m. November 10, 2018, fire district spokesman Adam Mayberry said. It was reported by target shooters who apparently caused it.

The fire ignited despite colder temperatures. The fire district asks people to avoid activities that could start fires.