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Spokane County crews contain brush fire near Mead

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Update 6:30 p.m.: Spokane County fire crews report a 2-acre brush fire in the Mead area is 100 percent contained Monday evening.

Firefighters say the fire is in the mop up stages. Crews have a line around the fire and will be monitoring the fire overnight to make sure there are no flair ups. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Previous coverage:

Firefighters from Spokane County Fire District 4 and the Department of Natural Resources are fighting a brush fire from the air and the ground Monday night. The fire, which is reportedly about two acres, is located in the 20000 block of Northwood Drive and E. Halliday Road in Mead.

DNR aircraft are dropping retardant on the fire to try to keep it from spreading in windy conditions Monday night.

Spokane County fire crews say no structures have burned and crews are working on putting a line around the fire

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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