SOMES BAR - More than 200 firefighters continue to try and bring the Marble Fire in Six Rivers National Forest under control.
The fire started Thursday afternoon and has grown to over 280 acres and is 35 percent contained. Structures are also still threatened.
Officials say steep and heavy terrain; along with damaged trees from this past winter will present challenges. There are voluntary evacuation in some areas of Patterson Ranch and the Marble Mountain Ranch areas.
Six Rivers National Forest remains under fire restrictions. Travelers are urged to avoid Highway 96 in the fire area due to emergency vehicles using the roadway.