Fire in Mendocino County reaches 200 acres; no structures threatened

POSTED: 6:07 PM Jun 12 2013   UPDATED: 6:49 PM Jun 12 2013
ELK CREEK, Calif. -

One of the small lightning fires that was sparked on Monday is still burning as of Wednesday afternoon.

The Daves Fire has grown to more than 200 acres in size and is burning in Mendocino County on Daves Ridge, 15 miles northwest of Elk Creek.

According to CAL FIRE, the fire for some reason just "took off" on Wednesday afternoon.

There are resources that are still on the way but there are no structures currently being threatened.