Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016
Fires on ODF-Protected Lands
NEW FIRES OVER 10 ACRES
Mountain View Fire
A vehicle fire that spread to a hay trailer and then to wildland burned just over 20 acres of grass six miles southeast of Mosier yesterday. The fire was fully contained and mopped up late yesterday evening. Participating agencies assisting in the suppression effort included ODF, USFS and several rural fire departments.
2500 Road Fire
While the 222-acre 2500 Road Fire has been trailed, the fire remains uncontained. Crews will strengthen lines today in preparation for afternoon and evening off shore winds. About 280 personnel from across the state are assigned to the fire that is burning a few miles east of Depoe Bay. Cause is under investigation.
Cleveland Ridge Fire
The fire, located five miles north/northwest of Shady Cove, has reached 574 acres in size and is now 80 percent contained.
Residents on Taylor Rd. and the West Fork of Trail Creek Rd. remain under a Level 2 (Set) Evacuation Level. Residents along Hwy. 227 from the junction with the West Fork of Trail Creek Rd. to address 6481 were also placed under the Level 2 alert. More than 40 structures are within the evacuation alert area.
Cause is under investigation. Maps and additional information for the Cleveland Ridge Fire can be found at https://swofiredata.com.