NEW WILDFIRE: Arkansas’ Pidgeon Mountain Fire

Updated 2300 Hours PST

INCIDENT SUMMARY

Location

A wildfire broke out in the East Central area, approximately 35 miles SW of Ft Smith in Arkansas.

Current Conditions

Currently, fire behavior is minimal, but has consumed almost 850 acres of timber.  Fire crews have reached a 75% containment status.

Resources

There are 6 personnel and 2 engines assigned to this incident.

Damage

Cost-to-date in firefighting efforts of $2,000.00.

Cause

There is no known cause at this time and no start time or date at the time of this posting.

Social Media

The Hashtags we are using for this fire are:  #PidgeonMtn #PidgeonMtnFire #ARWildfire

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