Horlick Road Fire | Thorp, WA

PM UPDATE — JUNE 26, 2021 — 1405 PT

KITTITAS, COUNTY — Fire resources were called out to multiple fires reported on Thorp Prairie Road and on Hundley Road in the Thorp area with Kittitas County Fire District #1 to (Thorp Prairie Road) with multiple wildfires burning in the County at the same time.

Sunlight Waters began a Level 3 Mandatory evacuation order. After multiple resources descending upon the scene, order levels were dropped and fire resources released.

CAUSE — unknown and under investigation.

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Credit: Kittitas County Sheriff

SUMMARY — The fire would be escalated to a 3-alarm brush fire.

RESOURCES —

WA DNR ALPINE-80 ALPINE-81 E-331 E-4202 E-4205 H-339 H-344 KIT-26 KIT-27. KIT-26 (IC at 1200)

KITTITAS COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT #1

Chief 11, Brush 111, Brush 112, Brush 121, Engine 131, Tender 121

KITTITAS COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT #6

Tender 611

KITTITAS COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT #7

KITTITAS VALLEY FIRE & RESCUE

KITTITAS COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE

US FOREST SERVICE

COOLING STATION

  • Hal Holmes Building
  • 209 N Ruby Street ,Ellensburg, WA
  • Hours 1300 – 2000 hours PT
  • Open both Saturday and Sunday
  • Showing movies: Harry Potter series
  • Available Plug-ins for devices
  • Available masks/hand sanitizers on site
  • Enter through the Kittitas Room entrance from the Parking lot.

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