Fire Causes Damage To Bald Mountain


By Brittany Cooper

Sun Valley, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV) Part of Bald Mountain Ski Area is damaged after an early morning fire.

According to the Sun Valley Resort, the fire caused significant damage to a snowmaking and cellular wireless communications facility and top lift stations of the Flying Squirrel Lift 9.

Both the Sun Valley Mountain personnel and Ketchum Fire Department responded to the scene.

Officials say the impact will be minimal and most of the snowmaking capabilities remain intact.

Cleanup will follow, but a majority of the runs will still continue. There are no injuries and the cause remains under investigation.

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