Muldoon Fire burning in Blaine County grows to 2,800 acres

The fire is burning east of Bellevue
Posted at 7:08 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-24 00:10:16-04

Crews from multiple agencies are battling a quickly growing wildfire burning east of Bellevue in Blaine County.

Officials say the Muldoon Fire was around 2,800 acres at 10:00 p.m. Sunday.

Crews from Hailey, Ketchum, Sun Valley, Carey and Wood River Fire are on scene, attacking flames from the ground. The Blaine County Sheriff's Office says the Forest Service is providing air attacks.

The National Weather Service took to twitter tonight, saying smoke from the fire is visible from satellites.

The public is urged to stay out of the area and check with the Blaine County Sheriff's Facebook page for updates.

No word yet on what caused the fire.