Escaped Debris Burn Threatens Homes in Number One Canyon


WENATCHEE, WA.-Firefighters contained a brush fire Monday afternoon that briefly threatened some homes in the Number One Canyon area of Wenatchee. The fire was located on a steep hillside in the 3300 block of Number One Canyon Road. Officials say it started from a debris pile that apparently had been put out but reignited.

Crews from Chelan County Fire District One, Douglas County Fire District Two and Washington State Department of Natural Resources contained the blaze to about one acre. No structures were damaged and no injuries reported.