#BeverlyFire | Washington State | 2

GRANT COUNTY, WASHINGTON STATE

Map of Evacuation area (not of the wildfire). Credit: Grant County Sheriff’s Office.

Incident Summary

Fire crews were dispatched at 1748 hours on Friday evening (7/14/2017) to a grass fire burning about 10 miles North of Mattawa (Grant County), Washington State.  It is also appears to be burning near the town of Beverly since there is a Level 2 Evacuation order in effect.

Size

The fire has consumed 50 acres. Fire crews have reached a 75% containment status.

Resources

Fire resources from 6 local (unknown) Fire Districts and the USFW are assisting.  Command is under the Grant County Fire Chief.

Evacuation Alert!

The town of Beverly is currently under a Level 2 evacuation order.  Please see the above or you may view information listed on the Grant County Sheriff Office website here –> https://www.nixle.us/9GCX9

Social Media

The hashtags  we’re using are #BeverlyFire #GrantCoWAFire #WAwildfire2017

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