Cashmere Fire Department and Chelan County crews from Monitor, Leavenworth and a Douglas County water tender responded to a one acre brush fire in the 5000 block of Mill Road in Cashmere. The fire was reported about 4:15pm Thursday afternoon north of Pioneer Avenue near Tigner Road.
The fire burned about one acre of cattails in the Brender Creek area. Steve Spies with Chelan County Fire District 6 told our news partner iFiber One News the fire was surrounded by “roads on pretty much all sides of it.”
A RiverCom dispatcher said Sheriff’s deputies alerted nearby residences that were near the fire but Rich Magnussen with Chelan County Emergency Management said no evacuation notices were issued.
The cause of the fire has not been released