Brush fire burning near Cheney - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Crews contain brush fire burning near Cheney

CHENEY, Wash. - Crews from Spokane County Fire District have contained a brush fire east of Cheney in the 6000 block of W. Curtis road that burned about 10 acres Friday.

Fire crews have established a fire line between the fire and homes in area.  DNR spokesperson Guy Gifford says that the fire is contained and no longer moving so those homes are no longer "threatened". There fire reportedly burned a barn before being contained.

An Air Tanker was also brought in to drop water on the fire. 

Officials say as long as the weather remains calm and  the wind isn't blowing they should be able to get the fire knocked down.

 

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