Situation Update: Fire north of Williston

Grass Fire - Copy6:43PM, 4/3/2021 - There is an active grass fire north of town. The Williston Fire Department and Williston Rural Fire Department are fighting this fire with mutual aid coming in from surrounding communities.

During the process of fighting this fire, winds shifted and the Williston Fire Department lost Brush Truck #3. All crew made it out safely and there are no injuries.
Crews are still working on this fire and individuals are asked to avoid this area.

For additional questions, please contact Division Chief of Operations, Matt Clark at

Photo provided by Williams County ND and taken at approximately 4:30pm this afternoon.