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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Indian Creek Butte Fire


For Immediate Release: Sept. 12, 2018 8:30 p.m.
Contact: Kathleen Gorby, kgorby@fs.fed.us, (208) 497-7270

Indian Creek Butte Fire
Twitter: @BLMIdahoFire
Facebook: Idaho Fire Info(#Indian Creek Butte Fire & #BLMIFDFire)


Start Date: 09/12/2018

Location and Jurisdiction: Started on private land, burning onto BLM, 9 miles north west of Dubois. 

Cause: Under investigation

Fire Size: 300 acres approximately 

Percent Contained: 0%
  
Fire Behavior: Active and running

Structures Threatened:  No structures threatened at this time.

Fuels and Terrain:  Burning in grass and brush. 

Fire Crews/Resources: 5 engines, 1 dozer and 1 hand crew

Evacuations: No evaluation

Closures:  No closures

Summary: The fire is burning in a Northeast direction, crews arrived on scene and are putting in dozer line tonight and going at the fire direct.