The Dillon Dispatch Center reports a new wildfire was detected approximately 4 miles south of Wise River near the Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway.
The Adson Fire, approximately 40 acres with zero containment, is burning in grass, sagebrush, and timber.
Structures are threatened, according to the dispatch center’s press release.
Around 15 personnel are assigned to the fire, including one engine and one helicopter. Additional resources are reportedly en route to the fire.
This is a developing story. We will keep you updated as we get new information.