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Containment on Bruler Fire at 47%

 

July 28, 2021

CREWS have contained 47% of the 195-acre Bruler Fire burning 30 miles northeast of Sweet Home.

Crews have contained 47% of the 195-acre Bruler Fire 30 miles northeast of Sweet Home, the U.S. Forest Service announced Monday morning.

No further growth was reported overnight in the week-old blaze, first spotted Monday, July 12, near the jurisdiction of Forest Roads 11 (Straight Creek and Quartzville roads) and 1133 approximately 9 miles south of Detroit in the Sweet Home Ranger District.

The fire's cause remains under investigation.

Firefighters mopped up portions of the fire that registered heat as detected in an infrared flight completed Sunday. Crews continued improving the southwes...



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