Hell Roaring Fire Now 90 Percent Contained


By KMVT News

Stanley, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV )

The Hell Roaring fire burning 12 miles south of Stanley is now 90 percent contained.

On Sunday, 159 personnel worked on isolating hot spots burning within the interior.

The wildfire spans 325 acres in the area west of Highway 75.

Crews will continue to strengthen lines and 100 percent containment is expected by Monday evening.

The fire started July 4th and the cause is still under investigation.

There are still area closures in effect.

For more information, visit http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3927/.

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