UPDATE 1 – JULY 1, 2019 – MONDAY
There is a wildfire burning on SR 243 at milepost 27 in Beverly/Vantage, Washington State areas. The wildfire is named the #243Fire and Command is calling themselves #243Command.
First due fire resources are reporting the fire is wind-driven and the IC has requested additional personnel and equipment, including District 3, two heavys and a fire boss.
Currently, on-scene or en route are Grant County Fire Districts 8, 10 and 11. BLM Engine 6695 was dispatched at 1740 hours, while others were dispatched around 1743-45 hours PDT.
Power lines are of concern now as they are inside the fire perimeter.
We are currently providing live updates on our Twitter channel @nwfireblog.
(c) 2019 NW Fire Blog – Updated @ 1820 hours PDT