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Brush fire in Carbon

Published May 03. 2015 04:25PM
Firefighters from numerous counties, some as far as Bethlehem are battling a raging forest fire in Kidder Township, Carbon County. More than 165 acres burned. The fire was first discovered about 2 p.m. in a very remote area somewhere between the Francis Walter Dam and Jack Frost Ski Resort. Officials have set up a command post at the Jack Frost Golf maintenance building. Firefighters are being shuttled into the area by all-terrain vehicles from numerous companies. The smoke from the fire can be seen for miles.

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