SPOKANE, Wash - All Highway 2 lanes are back open after there was a wildfire between Pittsburgh and Farwell.
When the fire started Tuesday, Washington State Patrol closed both northbound and southbound lanes.
WSP just reopened one northbound lane of Newport Highway near Pittsburg St. after a brush fire on the side of the highway. pic.twitter.com/YBje5KC5bm— Lindsay Nadrich (@KREMLindsay) July 25, 2017
Another fire started later on Tuesday, also on Highway 2. That fire, the Laurel Fire, was much larger, about 60 acres, near Deer Park and Chattaroy.
Here are more photos of the fire along Highway 2 from earlier. pic.twitter.com/0yJ0PdBvb1— Lindsay Nadrich (@KREMLindsay) July 25, 2017