Brush fire breaks out in Grant County, burning east of Mattawa

A brush fire broken out in Grant County on Monday.

Eyewitness accounts report that it is burning east of Mattawa.

There is an irrigation canal between where the fire is burning and where most of the homes in the area are, so there does not appear to be any immediate danger at the moment. The fire is currently burning through sage brush and grass.

Grant County is under a burn ban.