kcfr fire

KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - A controlled burn on the prairie of Kootenai County got out of hand Saturday, threatening multiple buildings. 

According to Kootenai County Fire and Rescue (KCFR), the fire was quickly contained and there was no damage to the structures. They said crews will remain for a few hours to put out hotspots. 

KCFR warned in a Facebook post that conditions are dry and windy today and to be cautious when dealing with fires.