Lone Fire: Burning 5,737 acres and 55% contained in Modoc County

Firefighters are battling the Lone Fire near Pinnacle Lake. Modoc National Forest said the fire is at 5,737 acres and 87% contained.

Posted: Sep 6, 2019 10:49 AM
Updated: Sep 11, 2019 7:29 PM

MODOC COUNTY, Calif. - Firefighters are battling the Lone Fire near Pinnacle Lake, Modoc National Forest said the fire is at 5,737 acres, 87% containment as of September 10. The cause of the fire was lightning.

The fire is about 2 miles south of Pinnacle Lake and was fire reported at 4:14 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5.

Thunderstorms moved over the national forest and firefighters discovered 17 new wildfires on September 6, said the U.S Forest Service.

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