Crews battling fire near old radar base south of Minot

MAX, N.D. – Fire crews responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire near the old radar base south of Minot.

It’s unclear at this time what caused the fire, but the flames spread to nearby grassland.

Max Fire Department is responding, and Minot Rural Fire sent a tanker as well.

Crews got the call around 3:15.

This is a developing story. We’ll have more information as it becomes available.