Prospect Hill Brush Fire

A 3.8 acre brush fire on Prospect Hill Road.

First called into Milton, NH Fire & Rescue by a plane flying over the scene.

Milton contetacted Lebanon Fire EMS and crews responded.

Milton crews on scene first, found a large area buring and mutual aid was called in for manpower and water.

After fire was out, hot spots could be found within the burn area. The area had been checked daily till no more hot spots were found.

The Maine Forest Ranger said because of the dry weather the fire has dug 6-7 inches into the ground and could burn undetected for days or weeks before burning to the surface again.