Crews extinguish wildfire burning on SR 195 and Hatch Road
SPOKANE, Wash. — UPDATE: NB 195 is back open. The fire is now out.
Early reports indicate a misfired model rocket started the fire. No structures were threatened.
The fire was contained in half an hour and limited to around one or two acres.
There were injuries reported and no property damage.
A follow up investigation is being performed by the Department of Natural Resources.
— Kyle Simchuk (@KyleKXLY) July 24, 2018
A wildfire is burning on SR 195 HWY and S. Hatch Road.
North Bound 195 is currently closed, according to Spokane Fire District 8.
Spokane Fire, DNR, and Spokane County Fire District 8 firefighters are all working to extinguish the fire.
#WaWILDFIRE on Hwy 195/Hatch Agressive initial attack kept fire to about acre, currently working on lining the fire and increase containment. @IAFFLocal29 @waDNR_fire @SCFD8 #team pic.twitter.com/iiNDbkJDUK
— Spokane FD8 Firefighters (@IAFFL3711) July 24, 2018
This is a developing story.
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