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Multiple fires put out in Dishman Hills area, no injuries or structures lost

According to Spokane County Fire District 8, the fires burned less than 10 acres.
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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. — A string of fires was put out by multiple agencies along State Route 27 near Palouse Highway in the Dishman Hills area on Friday night.

According to Spokane County Fire District 8, firefighters were dispatched just before 5 p.m. on Friday to the fires. The district said multiple agencies responded and all fires were knocked down quickly, resulting in no lost structures or injuries.

The fires burned less than 10 acres, according to SCFD8.

State Route 27 is back open after it was closed between Palouse Highway to Vicari Road, according to the Washington State Patrol.

An aircraft and a helicopter were dropping water on the fire.

The cause of the fire is still unknown, according to WSP.

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