RV malfunctions, causes fire near Ephrata

1938

EPHRATA- Several vehicles were destroyed in fire in the Ephrata area Saurday. Grant County Fire District 13 officials report that a malfunctioning RV caught fire and spread to other vehicles on private property located off Road A NW.

Arriving units found 2 boats, 2 motorhomes and a camp trailer on fire. The fire was threatening other vehicles and a residence all of which were tightly packed together.

In addition the fire spread to about one acre of wildland. Quick teamwork contained all fires thanks to assistance by Ephrata City firefighters and and Grant County District 5.