Firefighters respond to out-of-control brush fire


Firefighters responded to an out-of-control debris burn yesterday in the East Wenatchee area. Captain Seth Ellis with Douglas County Fire District 2 says it was called in around 4:00 p.m. in the 52-hundred block of NE 8th Street. Ellis says the fire came to within about 50 yards of a residence but said crews had it under control in about 20 minutes. Ellis advises people to use caution when burning debris piles.