(POCATELLO, ID) – Emergency crews swarmed into the Pocatello area Monday as a large wild fire swept the foothills outside of town. As of Monday night the fire had already destroyed one home, with several others being threatened. Residents living in the Chinese Peak area were forced to evacuate, with some heading to a Red Cross station set up at Century High School. The cause of the fire is being investigated.
– Tyler Andersen
Brett Crandall, BYU-Idaho Media Relations
Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com