GREAT FALLS — The old pencil factory is burning near Browning.
There are no reports of injuries at this time.
Blackfeet Law Enforcement Services says the fire has forced authorities to close Route 1 in the area.
No traffic is being allowed to pass through at this time.
Drivers should avoid the area if possible by finding an alternate route, or expect delays.
At this point, there is no word on the possible cause of the fire.
We will update you when we get more information.