UPDATE: According to the U.S. Forest Service, a wildfire that is burning about four miles south of Beatty has grown between 15 and 20 acres with 0% containment.
Officials say that the fire was first reported around 2:15 Monday afternoon.
Fire organizations have dubbed this fire the Yellow Jacket Fire.
Newswatch 12 has learned that structures are being threatened, but there are currently no evacuation orders in place.
The cause of the fire is now under investigation.
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore-- According to the U.S. Forest Service, another wildfire has been found in Klamath County.
Tamara Schmidt, the Public Affairs Officer for the Forest Service, told Newswatch 12 that the wildfire is burning off in the direction of Highway 140 going towards Klamath Falls and is burning southwest of Beatty.
Schmidt has also told Newswatch 12 that Oregon Department of Forestry fire crews are on the scene and have started their initial attack on the fire.
Newswatch 12 has also been told that this is a seperate wildfire not linked to the Sycan River Fire.
This is a developing story and we will continue to provide more updates on the situation as soon as they become available.