Fire North of Kaycee

A fire started north of Kaycee around 1pm Wednesday in a subdivision on North Fork Road and Tagtow Lane. The fire was burning in an area with several different types of structures. The fire burned 4 acres, a fifth wheel camper, one out building and 15-20 old cars along with other odds and ends before it was controlled.

Powder River Fire, Casper BLM, City of Buffalo and Johnson County Fire District 1 teamed up to send 30 firefighters, 2 skidsteers, 7 brush trucks, 1 tender, 3 6x6 vehicles and 1 pumper. 2 Blades from WYDOT Kaycee and 1 from the local oilfield were used to build fire lines. No injuries were reported. The cause is currently under investigation.