Sand Creek Fire containment grows to over 40 percent Friday

h/t Shoshone National Forest

(Lander, WY) – The Sand Creek Fire that started on September 9th in a remote area of the Wind River Range has been contained to 42 percent as of September 17th; a 12 percent containment increase from yesterday.

The personnel number has also decreased to 136 from 187. The cause of the fire still remains “under investigation,” according to the below update. The latest fire updates are shared below.

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