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Fire Burns Near Arco


(ARCO) – Lightning sparked a wildfire near Arco Monday evening. Officials say the Box Canyon Fire had burned more than 100 acres as of Monday night, about seven miles southeast of town. Fire crews from the Bureau of Land Management, the Arco Fire Department, and the Idaho National Laboratory were on the scene with trucks and air tankers. No buildings appeared to be threatened.

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