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Crews battling wildfire burning in Sanders County

Wildland Fire Near Thompson River
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Posted at 5:53 AM, Jul 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 08:46:14-04

SANDERS COUNTY — A new wildfire is burning in Sanders County.

In a social media post by Sanders County Wildand Fire Information a wildfire has been reported about 10 miles up Thompson River on the west side of the drainage.

The fire has been named the Sundance Fire.

The blaze was initially responded to on Monday night and the Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District has several firefighters with a water tender on scene.

We will have more details as they are made available.