What Is That Smoke In The Boise Foothills
Friday... Friday.. Friday... That's all that you can hear in your head as you walk out of work and jump into your car and start to head home. You take a deep breath and prepare to navigate the afternoon drive traffic. You get on the road and as you start to put the work week in the rearview mirror all you can see is smoke, no it's not your car or the clunker next to you in traffic, the Boise foothills are on fire. What is that smoke in the Bose foothills? Here's what we know according to ktvb .
"The Pickett Fire began around 4 p.m. on Friday and is estimated to be about five acres in size at this time. Structures are in the vicinity of the fire but are not threatened."
"The fire is located northeast of the WildHorse Ranch subdivision, according to BFD."
Here is what other news sources are tweeting in regards to the fire.
Boise Fire and @BLMIdahoFire are responding to a wildfire northeast of WildHorse Ranch subdivision in the Boise foothills. No structures are threatened at this time. The fire is estimated to be at least a couple acres in size. — Boise Fire Dept. (@BoiseFire) October 16, 2020