Police: Two fires intentionally set at Bluegrass Park Friday morning

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COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — Two early morning fires occurred Friday morning at Bluegrass Park near Lake City High School.

The Coeur d’Alene Fire Department responded to the fires. The first occurred around 2:45 a.m. and the other was at 7:45 a.m.

Fire investigators and Coeur d’Alene Police were called to the scene. Investigators say the two fires were intentionally set by a person or people. There are no known suspects at this time.

If anyone has information relating to these incidents that could help investigators, please contact CDA Police or Fire Investigator Craig Etherton at cetherton@cdaid.org or 208-659-8986.

Fire danger in Kootenai County has also been raised to high on Friday due to increased heat and lack of precipitation in the area.

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