VALLEYFORD, Wash. — State Route 27 has reopened between Dishman-Mica Road and Palouse Highway after a fire along the roadway, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.
There was no detour in place and drivers were asked to avoid the area. The fires were burning near railroad tracks in the area.
According to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, the fire burned 15 acres. Crews cleared the scene around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
There is no word right now on what caused the fire.