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September 03, 2012 10:44 AM

Fire Near Pine Ridge 30 Percent Contained

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Evacuation orders are in place for a fire that's burning along the South Dakota-Nebraska border.

The Wellnitz fire hopped the border into the Pine Ridge Indian reservation over the weekend. It's burned more than 150 square miles in both states.

There are 350 firefighters working the fire.

It's almost 30 percent contained.

No injures have been reported.

We have a crew on the way; we'll bring you a complete report later on KELOLAND News.

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