Firefighters work through strong winds, quickly extinguish wildfire
A running wild fire was contained Friday, April 2, 2021, east of Brainerd near Highway 18.
Bill Salo with Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fire sprays water on a running wild fire Friday, April 2, 2021, east of Brainerd near Highway 18. The Brainerd Fire Department, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Wildfire, and the Crow Wing County Sheriffs office responded to the call. Conditions are extremely dangerous for fire in central Minnesota with low humidity, warm temperatures, high winds and dry conditions. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch