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Fire in Nevada burns over 1,800 acres

A wildfire gutted at least seven homes on Tuesday near Carson City, Nevada.

May 23, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A wildfire has gutted at least seven homes near Carson City, Nevada.

By Tuesday night authorities said the 1,800 acre blaze threatened at least another dozen Southern Douglas County homes. There were no injuries reported.

Choppers, air tankers, and some 250 firefighters are battling the blaze.

It's moving rapidly northeast, with no containment in sight.


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