ANACONDA — Firefighters put out a brush fire near Anaconda that started late Monday evening and burned nearly six acres.
The fire was reported about 10:30 p.m. in a field near the junction of Highway 48 and Montana 1 just east of Anaconda, according to the Anaconda Fire Department.
The fire was extinguished around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday. No structures were damaged and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Anaconda Fire Department was assisted by Opportunity, Lost Creek, and West Valley volunteer departments.