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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Red Road Fire Update


For Immediate Release: July 18, 2018 11:30 a.m.
Contact: Kathleen Gorby, kgroby@fs.fed.us, 208-497-7270

Red Road Fire Update
Twitter: @BLMIdahoFire
Facebook: Idaho Fire Info(#RedRoadFire & #BLMIFDFire)


Start Date: 07/16/2018

Location and Jurisdiction: St. Anthony on Red Road. Fire started on state land, area is a mix of BLM, private and state.

Cause: Lighting

Fire Size: Estimated at 4353 acres

Percent Contained:  Estimated 100% Containment 7/18/18 at 10 a.m. Estimated Control 7/20/18 at 8 p.m.

Fire Behavior: Smoldering

Structures Threatened:  No immediate threat to structures.

Fuels and Terrain:  Burning in heavy decadent grass and brush. 

Fire Crews/Resources: 11 engines, 3 water tender, 2 dozers, 1 Type two trail crew
Evacuations:  None in effect.

Closures:  None