Brush fire in Northwest Spokane - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Brush fire in Northwest Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. - Just after 5PM Spokane fire crews responded to a brush fire in the 3900 block of W. Northwest Blvd.  The fire was burning down a steep slope on the west side of the of  Northwest Blvd.

Police  blocked traffic on Northwest Blvd. at Garland.

The fire appears to have been man made and burned around five acres.  Several homes were threatened but not damaged. 

The fire is 100 percent contained at this time but fire crews will remain on scene to monitor and evalute its status.  A wind advisory is expected later this evening which is prompting fire crews to remain cautious.

Tune into KHQ 11 at 11 for the latest video.

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