Crews Put Out Fire After Controlled Burn Spread to Other Property

Crews from Umatilla County Fire District #1 extinguished a controlled burn on Monday that had got out of control. (Photo courtesy of UCFD#1)

Crews from Umatilla County Fire District #1 responded Monday afternoon to a controlled burn that had spread to a neighboring yard.

Just before 1 p.m., crews were called to the scene at Campbell Road and Joy Lane. Upon arrival, crews stopped the flames from spreading and extinguished hot spots. No injuries were reported.

UCFD #1 is reminding residents that open burning within the areas protected by the fire district officially closed on June 1 and will remain closed until October 1.


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