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25 Mile Fire Near Manson Determined To Be Human-Caused; DNR Looking For Information

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Washington DNR Press Release:

Late in the afternoon on Thursday, July 4th, local firefighters, the U.S. Forest Service and the Washington Department of Natural Resources responded to a wildfire reported north of Manson, Washington across Lake Chelan from the Twenty Five Mile Creek State Park.

The fire started near the Dutch Harbor area and has been determined to be human caused. A boat was seen quickly leaving the area, headed up-lake at the time of the ignition. If you saw any suspicious activity or have any information that will help in the investigation please contact the lead investigator Alan Lawson at the Washington State Department of Natural Resources at (509) 925-8510 or alan.lawson@dnr.wa.gov

 Any information is helpful and will remain confidential.

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