#DodsonRdFire | Washington | Update 2

DODSON ROAD FIRE (GRANT COUNTY), WASHINGTON

Grant County Fire District #5 resources (Stock Photo)

Incident Summary | The Grant County Sheriff’s Office posted on their Social Media channels that Dodson Road South CLOSED from I-90 to Frenchman Hills Road  due to a wildfire in the area around 1921 hours PDT on Wednesday evening.

Resources | Grant County Fire Districts, 3, 5, 10, 11 and 13 on-scene.

Location | The wildfire is on the East side of Dodson, about 4 miles South of I-90.  There have been reported access problems due to swamp and marshland, as well as being in a remote area.

Cause | Cause is unknown.

Threats | None.

Size Up |  Estimated 10-20 acres have been destroyed.

Social Media | We are using the hashtags #DobsonRdFire #DODSONRDFIRE and #WAwildfire2017

Correction:  We inadvertently typed Dobson when it should have been “Dodson”. Thanks for correcting our human-error. – Ed.

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