BLM contains 38 acre fire near King Hill

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KING HILL, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - The Bureau of Land Management fire crews contained an estimated 38-acre blaze near King Hill that burned grass and brush.

The wildfire named Gopher, that occurred near Gopher Knoll, was reported at about 2:43 p.m.

Officials contained the fire at 5:30 p.m. and estimate to have control at 9:00 p.m.

Four engines, one dozer and the King Hill Rural Fire Department were all on scene.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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