Posted: Jul 23, 2013 7:52 PM by MTN News
THREE FORKS - Fire officials report that the Copper City fire has burned around 390 acres, but is fully contained after roaring to life on Sunday evening.
There are still 20 people assigned to the blaze that's burning on BLM land near Three Rivers. Fire officials add that no structures are threatened and there are no evacuations at this time.
The fire is burning mostly in grass and juniper, and officials have not yet determined what sparked the blaze.
Smoke may be visible along portions of Highway 287, Interstate 90 and around the Three Forks area.