UPDATE: Popular Southern Idaho Straw Maze Catches Fire Friday Evening
UPDATE: After a large fire at the Burley Straw Maze on Friday afternoon, the location is back open for guests. The fire was contained to just the slide and mini maze area. The original story is below.
There are reports online with accompanying videos of a popular Southern Idaho straw maze on fire Friday evening.
Burley Straw Maze Catches Fire Friday Evening
In the reports, visitors at the Burley Straw Maze are commenting about the situation and posting videos of the blaze. In one video you can hear a woman yelling to make sure everyone has their children.
Fire Breaks Out At Burley Straw Maze
In this video, you can see employees of the straw maze using fire extinguishers to quench the flames.
According to comments in one Facebook group, the staff at the Burley Straw Maze helped make sure everyone got out safely and with no injuries. There currently is no information from the Burley Straw Maze on their plan for the rest of the season, but as soon as we hear anything we’ll post an update.