Minnesota Crew Has Close Call During Wildfire

Six wildland firefighters huddled for an hour in individual emergency shelters Monday as the wildfire in Minnesota blew past them, according to The Star Tribune.The wildfire has been raging across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and has consumed more than 100,000 acres of forest so far.The crew was working in the Insula Lake area when they heard the fire approaching, Forest Ranger Mark Van Every told the newspaper.

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