Wilson Fire update, Thursday, Aug. 4

Staff Writer

UPDATE: The Wilson Fire is 80 percent contained this morning and remains at 16 acres. Crews continue to complete mop-up on hots spots within the interior of the fire and anticipate full containment by this evening.

Fire crews are responding to the Wilson Fire. The fire is north of Mono Lake, along the south of Highway 167 and three miles east of Highway 395.
Fire crews report that the Wilson Fire is holding at 16 acres and is now about 50 percent contained. Crews have fire line and hose lay in and have mopped up 50 feet in from the fire line. Evening winds continue to be a concern and crews will staff the fire throughout the night.