(FORT HALL, ID) — Several fire agencies responded to a brush fire in Fort Hall Tuesday evening. Investigators say the fire started at around 5 p.m. east of the Fort Hall exit on Ross Fork Road. Two air tankers were also called in to keep the fire from spreading. Preliminary reports estimate that the fire burned about 40 acres before being contained. The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.
Eric Tegethoff, Northern Rockies News Service
Stephan Rockefeller, EastIdahoNews.com
Idaho State Journal staff