CASPER — Lightning caused a 211-acre wildfire in a remote area southeast of Casper, a fire now completely contained by firefighters.

Fire spokesman Aaron Voos says the fire was contained on Monday.

Lightning caused the fire, which burned pine but didn't fair well in moist grass and sagebrush, a U.S. Forest Service investigation showed. 

Firefighters were conducting mop-up operations on Tuesday.

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twolf3128
twolf3128

good fight guys way to get it under control and Thank you for all you do

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