BLM fights blaze north east of Richfield

PHOTO: Firefighter battling a wildfire, Photo Date: 8/2/2018 (Source: Cal Fire)
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RICHFIELD, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) UPDATE: As of 8:00 p.m. State Highway 26 has reopened.

The Bureau of Land Management is battling the Jim Brown Fire, four miles northeast of Richfield.

As of 4:15 p.m. State Highway 26 is closed near mile marker 186.

Richfield, Dietrich and Carey Rural Fire Departments are on scene, plus a BLM engine.

The fire can be seen from both sides of the road and is estimated at 30 acres.

Check back for updates.

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