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Lolo Peak Fire

Unit Information

Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Montana
Missoula, MT 59804

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Shooting Incident Near the Fire Area

Lolo Peak Fire Wildfire
News – 8/23/2017

Per Missoula County Sheriff –

“Units with the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office are responding to the Mill Creek area of the Lolo Peak Fire for reports of shots being fired. Firefighters in the area had to stop fire operations while this incident is being investigated.”

Please do not fire firearms or fly drones near the Lolo Peak Fire area. These actions have vast effects. It can delay the re-population of evacuated areas, and places the lives of the public and firefighters in danger. We have to stand down firefighters and ground all aircraft until these actions are investigated.