Fire burning estimated 600 acres near Orondo
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Wash. — A wildfire broke out Wednesday afternoon along Highway 97 southeast of Orondo.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
Mitchell Fire has now grown to 659 acres with 25% containment.
Level 2 evacuation notices are still in effect for residents in Badger Mountain area, east to Ski Hill Road, and north from Road 3 SW to Pine Canyon.
For more information on evacuations and road closures please visit the Douglas County Facebook Page.
No structures have been lost.
We will continue to update.
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