Fire - Weippe

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office: On 4/18/20 at approximately 2:41 P. M., Clearwater County Deputies, Weippe Fire Department, Pierce Fire Department, and Weippe Ambulance responded to 949 Pleasant Acre Dr in Weippe Idaho for a structure fire.The owner of the property, Jeffery D. Puksta, 40, of Weippe was burning grass on the field part of his property when the wind started blowing. The fire quickly spread to an old outbuilding which became fully engulfed in flames within minutes. Weippe Fire Department with the assistance of the Pierce Fire Department quickly had the fire contained and extinguish within about an hour. The outbuilding was a total loss and a disabled pickup truck sustained damage as a result of the fire. No one was injured during the coarse of the fire.

Fire-Weippe 4-18-20