HELENA – The Hill County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that all evacuation orders have been lifted for Hill County for the East Fork Fire.
Highway 234, Sucker Creek Road and Taylor Road are all open to public access.
Some roads remain closed. Side roads in Beaver Creek Park are still closed. All recreation is also prohibited in the area. Cabin owners, however, can access their recreational homes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for cleaning and maintenance.
Local power companies are working on restoring power to some of the areas still without power in the area.
The public is encouraged to be cautious and be on the lookout for spot fires. The sheriff’s office will continue to have increased patrols in the area as well.
The fire, located south of Havre, is 85 percent contained, but some smoldering debris is still in the containment area.
For questions or concerns call the East Fork Command Post at 406-395-8413 or the Hill County Sheriff’s Office at 406-265-2512.
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