For information on this fire please see the Lolo Creek Complex Inciweb site
Update Aug. 19 5 P.M. West Fork Two Fire Public Meeting Cancelled
A planned public meeting for tonight at Travelers Rest State Park has been cancelled due to ongoing emergency fire operations and evacuations. Residents should come to the Lolo Super Stop for fire information tonight until 9 P.M.
Highway 12 is now closed beginning at the junction of Highway 93. Residents are being allowed to access the area. Missoula County Office of Emergency Services has established a hotline for landowners and residents in the fire area.
Hotline number: 406 258-4636
The West Fork Two Fire has spread rapidly this afternoon due to gusty winds. The fire is estimated to be 2,000 acres
Fire managers and local law enforcement are also coordinating pre-evacuation notices as needed for impacted areas near Bear Creek Road and other areas west of the town of Lolo. The notification allows homeowners and others time to be ready for evacuation if needed as a result of additional fire growth. The Bear Creek Road area has approximately eight private structures.
|Location||2.5 miles southeast of Lolo Creek Campground|