Dozens of Structures Destroyed as Wildfire Tears Through Montana Town

A wildfire tore through the small town of Denton, Montana, destroying dozens of structures on December 1, local media reported.

According to the Fergus County Sheriff’s Office, 25 residences in the town were a “total loss.”

This footage, uploaded by Mike Bossen on December 1, shows flames engulfing buildings as emergency crews respond to the blaze.

The fire, dubbed the West Wind Fire, reached 10,644 acres (16.6 square miles) as of December 2. Credit: Mike Bossen via Storyful

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