Interior wild fire deemed suspicious

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A suspicious wild land fire in Alaska's Interior is under investigation.

    Alaska State Troopers in Galena received a report Saturday afternoon of three cabins on fire 15 up river from Galena the Yukon River.

    The Bureau of Land Management  contained the woodlands fire to a one acre area.  Federal officials reported the fire was suspicious in nature.

    A Trooper dispatch says the cabins were a total loss and that an investigation is ongoing.  


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