2:45PM FIRE UPDATE: Meridian Forest Fire Considered Contained, Destroyed Homes
Firefighters have built a line around the massive wildfire burning in Crawford County, so it is considered contained. Firefighters continue to keep a close eye on it and are still putting out hotspots. The fire has burned more than 7,500 acres since it first broke out yesterday. Northern Michigan's News Leader learned that the massive five destroyed five homes. 9&10 News will be live on the scene at 5:00 and 6:00 with the latest developments.