Wyoming Wildfire Season Underway

Buffalo, WY – While fire crews around the west are battling wildfires, the wildfire season in Wyoming has just begun. Firefighters in the Bighorn National Forest are battling a ten-acre blaze about 30 iles northwest of Buffalo. The fire on the western edge of Twin Lakes was started by lightnining on Sunday. About 20 members of the Wyoming Hotshots inmate firefighting team are on the scene along with seven firefighters from the Bighorn National Forest crew.