Fire crews successfully battle wildland fire near Chattaroy

Fire crews from three different agencies were called out to battle a wildland fire near Chattary (photo courtesy of SCFD4)
Staff Writer

Nearly two dozen firefighters from Spokane County Fire District No. 4, Fire District No. 9 and the Department of Natural Resources along with aerial support successfully battled a wildland fire in the Chattaroy area yesterday afternoon.
The “Sands Fire” consumed about seven acres before it could be contained. Some structures were none were lost. No evacuation order was issued.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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