NEAR FIELDS, OREGON
Summary: A fire burning in brush and grass on private land would eventually turn into a large wildfire, called the Powerline Fire. It is located 25 miles North of Fields, Oregon.
Size: The fire has destroyed 800 acres. It has reached an 80% containment status.
Resources: Resources include 59 personnel, 1 crew, 8 engines and 1 helicopter committed to this wildfire incident.
Social Media: Limited information is being released on this fire. We are using hashtags #PowerlineFire #ORwildfire2017 #FieldsOR
Cost-To-Date: Fire suppression and containment cost-to-date have reached up to $75,000.
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