SPOKANE, Wash. - Washington Department of Natural Resources officials said the level two evacuation has been lifted for the wildfire around and including The Ridge at Hangman near Highway 195.
Spokane County Fire District 8 reports the wildfire is at Highway 195 and Carter, near Spangle.
Cameron Stewart, Operations Coordinator for the Wildfire Interagency Dispatch Center said the fire is 11 acres and crews hope to have it 100 percent contained by the end of the day. Stewart also said all lanes of Highway 195 are open.
WSP Troopers said one firefighter was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
We now have one lane open SB SR195 MP 88. Please use extreme caution traveling through area as fire crews are working along highway.— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) July 22, 2017
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