Heavy smoke and flames from Idaho Falls fire

Heavy smoke and flames from Idaho Falls fire

                                                                      Fire in Idaho Falls

Officials with Idaho Falls Fire Crews are responding to a heavy fire at Super T Transport on the 2500 block of North Boulevard in Idaho Falls.

According to the department, the fire started about 8:30 a.m. a heavy thick smoke could be seen from miles away. Officials responded at about 11:15 a.m. to the e 300 block of E 15th Street. Multiple firefighters are at the fire and the public is asked to avoid the area. Residence has been urged to take caution and stay indoors with windows shut due to the heavy smoke from the fire.

Traffic has been blocked off. Idaho State Police are assisting with traffic control on U.S. Highway 20 near the structure fire. The westbound lanes of US-20 are blocked at milepost 311. The eastbound lanes of US-20 are blocked at milepost 307.

This story will be updated.