Numerous fires hit area in the past week
Last updated 7/13/2021 at 11:31am
Last week Hill and its neighboring counties saw a large number of wildfires, most caused by lightning and all of which appear to be fully contained if not extinguished.
In a fire call this morning Hill County Commissioner Mark Peterson said the county saw five wildfire related calls last week, most of the fires being weather-related, and all of which were contained in relatively short order.
He said damage was restricted to 20 acres and the local fire departments and emergency services deserve a tip of the hat for their quick reactions and effective responses.
Blaine County Commissioner...