Almost 1,000 people are working on the Pioneer Fire, with 36 engines, 10 helicopters, nine water tenders, four bulldozers and five tree-chippers. Crews are focusing on preventing the fire from burning farther north or east, building lines and seeking out natural barriers and roads to block it.
Almost 1,000 people are working on the Pioneer Fire, with 36 engines, 10 helicopters, nine water tenders, four bulldozers and five tree-chippers. Crews are focusing on preventing the fire from burning farther north or east, building lines and seeking out natural barriers and roads to block it. Copper Chadwick Copperfoto.com
Almost 1,000 people are working on the Pioneer Fire, with 36 engines, 10 helicopters, nine water tenders, four bulldozers and five tree-chippers. Crews are focusing on preventing the fire from burning farther north or east, building lines and seeking out natural barriers and roads to block it. Copper Chadwick Copperfoto.com

Pioneer Fire spreads east, jumping highway north of Idaho City

July 28, 2016 08:07 PM