STEVENS COUNTY, WASHINGTON
Update 1 | June 12, 2019 – Wednesday | 2030 hours PDT
Fire personnel and assets were dispatched via the Northeast Washington Interagency Communications Center today at 1634 hours PDT for a wildfire in the Old Kettle area of Stevens County, Washington.
Resources included: AR 451 AR 63 DNR 33 E 12 HT 43 NC 25 NC 26 NC 40 NC 41+Crew NC 42+Crew NC 43+Crew NC 44+Crew NC 61 NC 7301 NC 7302 NC 7303 NC 7304 NC 7305 NC 7306 NC 7307 were on-scene immediately.
About 5.5 acres of grass, brush and duff was scorched. Fire crews have the fire 100% lined. (per WA DNR CAD system). The WA DNR PIO states fire is actually 2 acres and listed just outside of Kettle Falls.
Fire crews and aircraft worked hand-in-hand working to gain a full containment.
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