A 25-acre wildfire is burning in a remote area near Mountain Springs, about 20 miles west of Las Vegas.

The Bird Springs Fire was reported about 11:40 a.m. Monday along Nevada Route 160 between Blue Diamond and Potosi Mountain, according to a BLM fire website.

The Bureau of Land Management is the responding agency. No details were available about elements that were assigned to fight the fire.

There was no immediate word on what caused the fire.

This is a developing story check back for updates.

Contact Marvin Clemons at mclemons@reviewjournal.com.

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