KAMIAH – At 4:14 a.m. Friday, June Kamiah Fire-Rescue was dispatched to the Empire Lumber-Kamiah Mill for a fire in the fuel silo, a component of the boiler system.
Upon arrival, employees had initiated fire suppression in the belt feeder area.
KFR personnel stretched additional hose lines and suppressed the fire in the top 30’ of the belt feeder.
A command unit, two engines, and a medic unit responded. Crews will be on scene continuing to mop up.