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Ben, Merced-Mariposa Unit, Cal Fire. Seven miles south of Mariposa, CA. Tall grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior. Road closure in effect

July 2, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Ben Hur Road at Buckeye Road & Ben Hur at the Quick Ranch entrance is open to residents only.

July 1, 2017 at 9:50 AM

Forward progress has been stopped. Fire suppression resources continue to construct and improve containment lines around the fire’s perimeter.

June 29, 2017 at 7:50 AM

Road Closures: Ben Hur at Buckeye and Ben Hur at the Quick Ranch Entrance.

Cooperating agencies: Mariposa County Fire, Mariposa County Sheriff, CHP, PG&E, CAL FIRE

No evacuations are in place and no structures are threatened. There is no containment of the fire.

Firefighters on the ground are actively working to contain and suppress the fire.