Pine Creek Fire is now at 12,000 acres.  At least 5 homes and several outbuildings have been confirmed lost.  Pine Creek Cafe, the school and church were not burned.  There have been a few minor injuries, but no one has been killed.

Evacuations and Closures: East River Road is closed from the junction with highway 89 at the north end, to south of Pine Creek Campground Road. The evacuation area includes Deep Creek Road, Deep Creek Bench Road, Deep Creek South Road, and Pool Creek Road. It also includes all areas south of Pool Creek to Barney Creek.Gallatin National Forest officials have issued a closure order for National Forest System lands in the area from the West Boulder River west to the forest boundary in Paradise Valley, and from the forest boundary south of Livingston to George Lake and east to the Tumble Creek drainage which is a tributary of the West Boulder River.

People that are not getting their mail delivered to them due to the closed road can pick up their mail at the Annex on Jefferson Street after 10:00 a.m.

Some residents may not be able to go home for several days.  Livingston Civic Center is open for those affected.

Call 406-224-0808 if you need more information.

Check out this amazing time lapse video of the Pine Creek Fire