Whitetail Loop Fire now 100-percent contained

orofino fire

OROFINO, Idaho — A wildfire burning near Orofino has burned 500 acres and destroyed two homes.

As of Tuesday, the Whitetail Loop Fire is now fully contained. Idaho Department of Lands says that evacuations are still in place on Summit View Road.

According to the Department of Lands, the fire started around 4:00 p.m. on September 5.

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Posted by Idaho Department of Lands Fire Information on Monday, August 31, 2020

For evacuation information, residents should call the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office at (208) 476-4521.