Sunnyside Complex Fire in Clearwater Co. now fully contained

CLEARWATER CO., Idaho — The Sunnyside Complex Fire burning along Highway 12 in Clearwater County burned several structures and torched nearly four square miles.

The complex consisted of three fires: the Clover Fire, MM49 Fire and Iron Gate Fire. As of Friday, the complex was fully contained.

In the last update, fire commanders said most families who were forced to evacuate have returned to their homes.

The Clover Fire was estimated at 1,632 acres, and destroyed or damaged 13 homes, 31 outbuildings, 26 vehicles and a Sheriff’s patrol vehicle.

The MM49 was estimated at 2,867 acres and the Iron Gate Fire burned an estimated 115 acres.

All road closures for the fires have been lifted, but fire officials encourage people to limit traffic on roadways.