Minnesota National Guard Help With Greenwood Fire Containment

The Minnesota National Guard aided local authorities battling the state’s Greenwood Fire, which had burned through 21,720 acres in Lake County on August 25.

This footage shows aviators with the Minnesota National Guard’s 2nd Battalion dropping water on the blaze from a helicopter.

“Defensive firing operations” were expected to continue throughout Wednesday after the fire remained at zero percent containment, Superior National Forest said. Credit: DVIDS via Storyful