Wildfire burns 25 acres in Ferry County

FERRY COUNTY, Wash --- A wildfire is burning on Fish Hatchery and Younge Road in Ferry County, Washington.

The fire is around 25 acres, said the Ferry County Sheriff’s Office.

There are three helicopters, one plane and ground crews on the scene. They achieved a good line around the fire and will be maintaining it through the night.

The FCSO said thank you to local firefighters, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, the Forest Service and local contractors for their work containing the fire.

Around 25% of it is still active.

People are asked to stay away from the area while fire crews work to contain the blaze.

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