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Firefighters take control of Lockwood fire

Posted at 4:07 PM, Dec 19, 2018
and last updated 2019-07-17 14:50:42-04

Update 5 p.m.: Firefighters say they have the fire mostly under control, though they still have multiple units at the scene.

A woman is being interviewed by police and the cause is under investigation.

The RV was occupied when the fire started, according to the authorities at the scene.

BILLINGS- Firefighters are responding to a fire Wednesday afternoon in Lockwood near Yellowstone River.

According to the Lockwood Fire Department, three units including a water tender, a wildland truck and a ladder truck responded to the call on Cerise Road. The call said there were fuel pumps closeby and the flames driven by winds were approaching.

Q2 News’ chief photographer on scene reports officials said the fire started in the back of an RV.

Reports of flames shooting high into the air were coming into dispatchers as crews headed out to fight the fire.

From I-Cam video, the fire appears to be east of MetraPark.

This a developing story.