Fire crews are responding to a wildfire burning about 10-15 acres west of Spokane in the Palisades Park area.
Smoke can be seen from throughout the Spokane area.
Roads are closed at Greenwood and Rimrock.
Just after 2:00 pm Friday, fire crews issued Level 1 evacuation orders for people living on Grove Road north from Greenwood Houston. Washington's Department of Natural Resources says the fire is torching in the tree tops and making a run. Their main concern is spot fires.
70 firefighters are fighting the flames from the air and the ground. They're working in rough terrain.
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