Fire - Old Peck Grade

From the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office:

On 5/9/20 at 2:09 PM the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office, Sunnyside Fire Department, Orofino Fire Department, and CPTPA responded to 1801 Old Peck Grade for an out of control wild land fire. The property owner Richard Kerschbaum had been burning yard waste on 5/8/20. Kerschbaum stated he thought the fire was out. The fire rekindled and spread to approximately 1/2 acre, burning in steep rocky terrain. The fire was quickly extinguished by fire crews. There were no reported injuries and no property damaged.