Fire near South Pass City cutoffs last night remains under investigation

Lander Rural Fire was dispatched to a reported grass fire near milepost (MP) 41 on WY-28 just after 6:00 pm last night, July 6th.

h/t Deanna Seals – Fire from July 6th on South Pass

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“The cause of the fire is currently under investigation, but firefighting personnel stopped the blaze at 1.4 acres,” Lander Rural Fire shared. “Fire units remained on scene overnight and well into the day today due to the fuel loading in the area.”

MP 41 is between both ends of South Pass City Road that intersects with WY-28.

As a reminder, the majority of Fremont County is under a “Red Flag Warning” through Wednesday evening. You can read more about the warning in our earlier post by clicking here.

Thanks for sharing photos, Jared & Deanna!

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