New wildfire in Lewis and Clark County has burnt more than 100 acres

The fire is near the Black Diamond Fire
Posted at 3:39 PM, Aug 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-05 17:45:33-04

HELENA — A new wildfire that is over 100 acres in size has been reported in Lewis and Clark County.

According to the Almas Northern Rockies Incident Management Team, the Horsefly Fire near Lincoln was reported at approximately 1:30 p.m. Monday.

The wildfire was reported to be 1-to-2 miles northwest of the Black Diamond Fire and over 100 acres in size.

Resources are currently en route and the Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office has been notified.

We will update you as more information becomes available.

Black Diamond Fire map