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Wildfire in south end of Spanish Springs Valley controlled

The scene of the Kohl's Fire near the Pyramid Highway and Disc Drive. Photo by Kelsey Marier.
The scene of the Kohl's Fire near the Pyramid Highway and Disc Drive. Photo by Kelsey Marier.(KOLO)
Published: Jun. 4, 2020 at 4:36 PM PDT
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10:05 P.M. UPDATE:

Sierra Front Wildfire Coopoerators report the Kohl's Fire is controlled.

7:15 P.M. UPDATE:

Sierra Front Wildfire Cooperators reports the Kohl's Fire is 18 acres.

Original story:

Crews are responding to a wildfire in the south end of Spanish Springs Valley on Thursday afternoon.

Truckee Meadows Fire and Rescue reports it is 3 to 5 acres and is off the Pyramid Highway near Disc Drive.

There is a moderate rate of spread. No structures are threatened.

Called the Kohl's Fire, it is burning in grass and sagebrush.

Truckee Meadows Fire and Rescue asks people to avoid the area.

Crews from Truckee Meadows Fire and Rescue, the Sparks Fire Department and the Bureau of Land Management responded.

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office RAVEN helicopter is also helping fight the fire.

It was reported about 4:20 p.m.

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