NEWLY REPORTED | Washington Wildfire | Marble Valley Fire

UPDATE 1 – 0915 hours

A new wildfire was reported on July 6, 2018, around 1506 hours PDT for a wind-drive fire burning in Marble Valley, northwest of Chewelah in Stevens County, Washington State.

Resources were immediately dispatched from Washington State Department of Resources or WA DNR that included four engines, two (10) person crews and two airplanes.

Today (July 7), the fire is estimated at 92 acres and crews have successfully fully lined the perimeter.  They are in the midst of putting out the rest of the hot spots present inside the fire’s perimeter.  One helicopter remains on-scene.

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