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Wild Fire In Wallula Junction

Wild Fire In Wallula Junction

 

September 18, There was a fire that started up near Wallula Junction. The only structure damage so far was a railroad track and some hi-way guardrails. It’s not yet known what caused the fire but high winds made it difficult to put it out. Due to the fire, Authorities were forced to close US 12. That section of the hi-way is now open again.

Update: September 19, 2023, 5:31 p.m Fire fighters on scene have the fire 30% contained with 200 acres burned according to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.

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