Fire burns 20 acres near Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, crews stop forward progression

Fire burns 20 acres near Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, crews stop forward progression
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Fire crews from the Department of Natural Resources responnded to a 20-acre fire burning near the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge Wednesday afternoon.

The Grogan Fire was burning near Grogan and Cheney Plaza Rd. As of 3:30 p.m., DNR said crews had stopped forward progression and were taking care of hotspots.

NEW #WaWILDFIRE – crews are responding to the #GroganFire in #SpokaneCounty and is reported at 20 acres.

— Washington State DNR Wildfire (@waDNR_fire) July 24, 2019