Sunday Evening Fire Consumes 120 Acres in Hill County

HILL COUNTY, Mont. (NMB) – A fire late Sunday consumed 120 acres of stubble field 15 miles southwest of Havre

Disaster and Emergency Services Coordinator Amanda Frickel says that authorities were dispatched to the fire near Fresno Road South at around 9:30 PM.

There were no injuries.

Agencies at the scene included the Wild Horse, Kremlin, Gildford and Bear Paw Volunteer Fire Departments.

Crews were released from the scene at around 11:30 PM once the fire was out.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

This story has been updated to reflect the fact that the fire was measured at 120 acres and no pickup trucks were destroyed.


  1. I know that one pickup caught on fire and was damaged, but the young men were able to put the fire out before it was destroyed.

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