Fires are keeping crews busy
An air tanker drops fire retardant on a vegetation fire burning near dirt Paiute Lane. Photo by Ruth Ellis
Tuesday, July 7 — Several vegetation fires kept firefighters busy this afternoon.
At 1 p.m., agencies responded to a vegetation fire that started above the mobile home park on Paiute Lane.
According to Eric Ewing, Office of Emergency Services Chief, the spread was stoped at about 2:15 p.m. and the fire burned just over three acres. Two helicopters and two air tankers assisted with incident.
Ewing said the cause of the fire is under investigation.Add a comment