Crews put out three fires along West Yellowstone Highway (PHOTOS) - Casper, WY Oil City News
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Crews put out three fires along West Yellowstone Highway (PHOTOS)

CASPER, Wyo. — Natrona County Fire District and Mills Fire Department firefighters extinguished three fire along a Casper area highway on Monday.

The fires were located near West Yellowstone Highway 20-26 between Queen Street and Ghost Town Truckstop, the NC Fire District announced.

“Brush 7, Brush 7-2 and Brush 13 from NCFD and Brush 9 from Mills Fire Department extinguished 3 fires along the highway,” the announcement reads. “All fires are reported out. Cause of the fires are still under investigation at this time.”

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(Courtesy of Natrona County Fire District via Facebook)

The NC Fire District reminded people to be aware that fire conditions increase as the summer extends.

“NCFD would like to take this time to remind the public that we are ready to burn here in Natrona County,” they wrote. “The fuels are dry and tall, the weather is hot, and all it takes is one heat source to start a fire. Be fire safe out there.”

(Courtesy of Natrona County Fire District via Facebook)