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Ben Fire grows to 400 acres near Mariposa, Ahwahnee

A photo of the Ben Fire, sparked on June 28, 2017 south of Mariposa and west of Ahwahnee.
A photo of the Ben Fire, sparked on June 28, 2017 south of Mariposa and west of Ahwahnee. Submitted photo

A wildfire known as the Ben Fire grew to 400 acres by 11:30 p.m. Wednesday and was 10% contained with multiple road closures.

For full details on the blaze, which started at an estimated 10 acres around 4 p.m. in the 3100 block of Ben Hur Road, located south of Mariposa and west of Ahwahnee, click here or on the link below.

http://www.sierrastar.com/news/local/article158721649.html

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