New wildfire burning in Mariposa County

June 23, 2013 12:00:19 AM PDT
A new wildfire is burning in Mariposa County.

This fire is not far from the Carstens fire that started last weekend. The fire started around 3 p.m. near Stumpfield Mountain Road and Watt Road. It has burned at least 10 acres, and is 20 percent contained. The CHP closed Stumpfield Mountain Road at Highway 49 to allow access only to emergency crews.

It's not clear yet if any structures are threatened.Stay tuned to Action News and abc30.com for updates about the fire.


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