Evening Update – Info released at 1900 MDT
4 miles NW of Columbus, MT.
The Fire started on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 1300 Hours MDT and the cause is still under investigation.
3000 acres with no change. 10% containment.
Burning in grass, timber and sage brush. Winds are
- Department of Natural Resources Asst Team
- Columbus Rescue
- Park City Volunteer Fire Department
- BLM Fire & Aviation [ http://www.blm.gov/nifc/st/en/prog/fire.1.html ]
- Absarokee VFD
- Columbus VFD
- Park City VFD
- Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office
- US Fish & Wildlife
- US Forest Service
98 Total. 28 resources on the fire.
2 have been lost.
1 Firefighter has been injured. No updates on his/her condition at this time.
The Pine Crest subdivision.
Monday, March 30, 2015 at Columbus Fire Department. 944 E Pike Avenue, Columbus MT, at 0930 MDT.
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