Crews getting a handle on 5-acre fire near Corkscrew Canyon

Crews getting a handle on 5-acre fire near Corkscrew Canyon

Fire crews are getting a handle on the fire near Corkscrew Canyon, which is now 85 percent lined, according to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.

Crews initially responded to the fire in Stevens County, which the Washington State DNR said spread to 5 acres.

Reports of the fire came in around 2:20 p.m. on Saturday.

NEW #WaWILDFIRE – crews are responding to a 2-acre fire #CorkscrewSmokeFire near #CorkscrewCanyon in #StevensCounty. Updates to come as available.

— Washington State DNR Wildfire (@waDNR_fire) July 13, 2019

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