Missoula Rural Fire District crews quickly control fire on Tower St. Thursday

MISSOULA, Mont. – A fire broke out on Tower St. Thursday afternoon.

Around 3:40 pm Missoula Rural Fire District (MRFD) was called out to a structure fire at 130 Tower St. for a report of smoke coming from a storage building.

Units on scene found a well-involved, one-story building with heavy smoke and fire showing from the front and eves of the structure as well as grass and a tree burning MRFD said.

Crews reportedly mounted an aggressive attack on the fire, and the fire was declared under control less than 17 minutes after the first units arrived.