(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) – A change in the wind direction and an increase in fire activity this evening is pushing smoke from the Isom Creek Fire (#187) over the Dalton Highway reducing visibility on the road between mileposts 34-46. Firefighters and Forestry engines will be controlling traffic into the night until it is safe for travelers. Drivers need to use extreme caution when driving through the area. Please watch for firefighters and equipment. Follow their directions. Expect delays.
For more information about the fire email firstname.lastname@example.org, call (907) 356-5907 or go to www.facebook.com/BLMAFS/