Mullen Fire

The Mullen Fire burns along Fox Park Highway on Friday.

CARBON COUNTY — The Mullen Fire is at more than 50% containment, just a little over a month after it started.

The fire is at a 55% containment rate as of Sunday morning and has affected 176,486 acres. Fewer than 1,000 people are working to combat the fire, with crews slimming down as containment rates go up.

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