Fire South of Ammon Under Control


0  Updated at 10:10 pm, July 31st, 2014 By: Managing Editor
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(AMMON, ID)  — Fire crews will be out checking for hot spots Friday after controlling a blaze that began Thursday in near the Black Hawk and Comore Loma subdivisions.  Officials shut down command operations around 4:00 a.m. Friday morning.  They estimate the fire burned about 1,000 acres.

No homes were threatened, but precautionary evacuations were conducted Thursday night.  Everyone is now allowed to return to their homes.  No injuries were reported.

Fire crews from Bonneville County, Idaho Falls, Ammon, Ucon, Shelley, and BLM all helped to battle the blaze.  No word yet on what started the fire.


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