Range Fire now covering 518 acres in Bear Valley Springs, 500 fire personnel on the scene

Posted at 11:01 AM, Aug 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-28 12:41:45-04

Firefighters are on the scene of a brush fire in the 31000 block of Deertrail Drive.

As of Saturday morning the fire was estimated at 518 acres and 85 percent contained. There are 500 fire personnel on the scene and firefighters are in place for structure protection along Deertrail Drive.

Firefighters are working to reinforce containment lines today.

Yesterday evacuation orders were upgraded to recommended (mandatory) for several areas, however fire officials say the evacuation orders will be lifted noon Saturday.