McCall, ID - The Roadside Fire started at about 10:30 this morning at T. 13 N., R. 4W, section 22, approximately five miles southwest of Midvale, Idaho. The fire is burning on private, State, and Bureau of Land Management land but within the Payette National Forest protection zone.
The fire has burned approximately 200 acres and has crossed Sage Creek heading northwest.
The fire is currently staffed by Midvale Rural Fire Department, eight engines, ten smokejumpers, and multiple air resources. Additional fire resources have been ordered.
The cause of the fire is unknown. The area has received no recent lightning. Fires investigators are on scene.
Highway 95 has been shut down to one lane in the fire area.