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Crews Battle 100-Acre Cherry Fire

A 100-acre fire burning off Highway 96 is under investigation. An evacuation warning has been issued for Cherry Maple Road and Horse Creek Road up to Middle Creek Road.

Posted: Jun 28, 2018 7:45 AM

A 100-acre fire burning off Highway 96 is under investigation.

The Cherry Fire started at 7:47 Wednesday night. An evacuation warning has been issued for Cherry Maple Road and Horse Creek Road up to Middle Creek Road.

As of 6:00 Thursday morning, the fire is fully lined. 

Resources will remain in the area Thursday, strengthening the fire line.

Nine engines, two dozers, four hand crews and a water tender are currently on the scene, with more resources on the way.

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