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All evacuations in Soap Lake Fire lifted 8:00 a.m. Wednesday

SOAP LAKE, Wash. - UPDATE: As of 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, the Grant County Sheriff's Office has lifted all evacuations for the Soap Lake Fire. 

 

 

Previous Information:

According to 7:00 a.m. update on Wednesday, some crews that had come from western Washington to help local firefighters with a 2,000 acre brush fire near Soap Lake are being sent home. 

There are still crews working the fire and making sure it is no longer a threat to homes in the area. 

 

 

Crews were able to strengthen containment lines on Tuesday but still report the fire is only 50% contained. 

Level 3 evacuations have been lowered to Level 2, meaning people can return to their homes but still need to be ready to get up and leave again. 


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