UPDATE 1 – AUGUST 17, 2018 (FRIDAY)
Lightning sparked numerous wildfires on Thursday, August 16, 2018, throughout Gilliam County in Oregon prompting fire and law enforcement assets to be deployed from South Gilliam County Rural Fire Protection District, BLM, GCSO, the County Road Department along with local landowners. They are all collectively fighting the fires.
These fires are almost due west of Condon. A new fire start occurred today and this one is located southwest of the same area.
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