Courtesy: Darci Olson

The Department of Natural Resources and Conservation says lightning from a Sunday night thunderstorm sparked a fire near Lake Helena.

The fire was first reported around 7:20 p.m.

Fire crews from Tri-Lakes, East Valley, Eastgate and York Fire Departments responded along with a DNRC helicopter.

Officials say the fire burned about 10 acres and is now contained.

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Crews will remain on scene this evening to mop up and check for hot spots.

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