Carpenter 1 Fire at 80 Percent Containment

LAS VEGAS -- The Carpenter 1 fire is at 80 percent containment as of Monday evening, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

The fire, which started on Mount Charleston two weeks ago, has consumed about 30,000 acres.

Still fighting the fire are 824 crew members, 17 hand crews, seven helicopters and 31 engines.


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