Crews construct line around fire near Highway 44

Crews were mopping up a fire of about 1/10 acres off of Highway 44 Friday, May 7.

According to the Lassen National Forest, a fire of 1/10 acre was reported off of Highway 44 west of Bogard Work Center around Forest Road 32N02. An engine was on the scene and a line was constructed around the fire. Crews remain on scene to mop-up and monitor.

Lassen National Forest urged drivers to be cautious in the area.