Structure fire on US 26 west of Kinnear

At approximately 2:45 pm, a grass fire was reported on US 26 west of the WY132/133 intersection. Winds kicking up quickly moved the fire into a structure, according to scanner traffic. Multiple Fremont County Fire Protection Battalions have responded.

Scanner traffic also indicated the structure was unoccupied. No reports of injuries have come through at this time.

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US 26 was also temporarily closed, but as of 3:20 pm, it has reopened to thru-traffic. Watch for law enforcement on scene as they are slowing traffic down. You can expect delays.

Use caution while in the area and yield to responders.

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