SPOKANE -- Firefighters said they have a brush fire that threatened 12 homes near Hangman Valley Golf Course about 80% contained. The evacuation orders have been lifted.
Fire managers said the 'Baltimore Fire' grew to six acres before firefighters stopped it. 20 units from several agencies including Spokane Fire, Fire District 8, and the Department of Natural Resources helped put out the flames. A plane also dropped water and retardant on the fire.
There are no reports of destroyed structures.