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Fire crews battle wildlands fire near Huson

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HUSON - Fire crews spent Tuesday evening checking for hotspots and mopping up after a small wildlands fire broke out in Huson.

Frenchtown Rural Fire District spokesman Mel Holtz says the approximately two-acre fire sparked Tuesday on Wambil Lane. 

The Montana Department of Natural resources and Conservation along with Nine Mile Ranger District crews also battled the blaze.

Holtz wants to remind the public that open burning is closed.

(7.10.18 report)

HUSON - The Frenchtown Rural Fire District said Tuesday evening that they, along with the DNRC and the Ninemile Ranger District, responded to the scene of a 1.76-acre fire on Wambil Lane in Huson.

FRFD said that crews were able to knock the fire down and will remain on scene to check for hotspots. FRFD also said they wanted to remind residents that open burning is closed for the season

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