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Fire Crews Working to Contain a Blaze in the Salmon Creek Drainage.

By NCBI
Aug 29, 2011

Fire Burning in Salmon Creek. Photo courtesy of John Andrist.

Fire crews responded around 5pm Monday to a fire burning the in the Salmon Creek Drainage.

Crews from Omak, Okanogan and the Dept. of Natural Resources were on scene of the fire, that is burning in heavy fuels. At least one helicopter and two single engine air tankers were assisting.

No word yet as to the size, or the cause of the fire.

Flames cresting the hill of the Salmon Creek fire. Photo courtesy of John Andrist.


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