Thursday, April 17, 2014
The Associated Press
MACHIAS — Maine Forest Rangers are fighting a wildfire in a remote area Down East.
WCSH-TV reports that the fire has consumed about 100 acres of growth in an unorganized township near Cherryfield.
The wildfire in T18 MD is near a former Air Force backscatter radar site. The Maine Forest Service has four rangers on scene, as well as two helicopters.
Rangers say no buildings are currently threatened by the fire.