Fire crews completed line around the 98-acre Corn Creek Fire in Douglas County Monday evening. Approximately 90 firefighters, a bulldozer, and two water tenders are on scene today. Their objective is to strengthen fire lines and begin the mop-up process. The fire is burning 14 miles east of Canyonville near Milo. Cause of the fire remains under investigation.
In addition to the Corn Creek Fire, firefighters from the Douglas Forest Protective Association (DFPA) and local fire departments are responding to reports of lightning fires from a storm moving across the district this morning. More information about the lightning fires will be provided as it becomes available.
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