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Mine Hill fire reported near Mackay

Published On: Jul 04 2013 04:35:08 PM CDT
Mine Hill Fire

Courtesy Judy Malkiewicz

Mine Hill Fire

MACKAY, Idaho -

The Central Idaho Interagency Fire Center reports a small wild fire was reported at around 2:30 p.m. near Mackay.

Fire information officer Amy Baumer said the "Mine Hill" fire was estimated at 20 to 30 acres in size at around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.   The fire is burning in sage and grass.

A Salmon-Challis National Forest engine and a Mackay volunteer fire department truck were responding to the fire.