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Crews fighting wildfire near Chewelah

Photo courtesy of Mary Syms Photo courtesy of Mary Syms
Photo courtesy of Mary Syms Photo courtesy of Mary Syms

CHEWELAH, Wash. - Fire crews are on the scene of a wildfire Quartzite mountain.  The fire is currently about 6 to 10 acres and is burning on Forest Service Land.

A DNR Spokesperson says the area where the terrain is very steep and rugged.  A 20 person crew is working the fire and three helicopters are being utilised to douse water onto the fire.

No structures are threatened.

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