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Lolo Creek Fire Line is Put to the Test

Officials on the Lolo Creek Complex Fire say today's wind will now be the first big test of the northern fire line to see if it will hold.

Crews say their mission today was to "search and destroy" hot spots close to that northern line to decrease the chance of spot fires.

A contingency line, between the north fire line and the Graves Creek Jeep Road, will serve as a backup plan in case winds pick up.

Officials say they have reached 75% containment on the fire that's burning at nearly 11,000 acres.

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