Fire crews continue to make progress in their fight against the Day Fire in Modoc County. Lightning strikes started the blaze near Day Road just 2 miles north of the community of Day in the early evening of Wednesday of last week. Over 13 thousand acres have burned with 6 structures destroyed including 5 residences. The fire is at about 70% containment. The cooler temperatures and higher humidiy have aided the firefighters in battling the blaze.