Firefighting, Wildland Firefighting

Wildland Firefighter Missing at Montana Fire

A wildland firefighter has gone missing while operating at a wildfire in Montana, according to a report.

The Missoulian (http://bit.ly/1pmP384) reports that one member of an eight-person hand crew mopping up the Weasel fire Sunday went missing in Bitterroot National Forest.

Other firefighters initiated a search, which is continuing.

The fire was reportedly contained on Saturday.

For more details, go to http://bit.ly/1pmP384,