Plum Point fire burns acres
Fire burns northwest of Wilbur
Last updated 8/24/2023 at 8:57am
GRAND COULEE — A vacant home and five other smaller structures burned in a roughly 150-acre fire at 5897 Spring Canyon Road Friday, Aug. 18.
According to reports from the Wilbur Register, Lincoln County Fire District No. 9 commissioner Ron Rosenburg spotted the fire at a vacant home around 11:45 a.m.
Two trailers and three small wooden outbuildings were reportedly lost in the fire.
District No. 9 crews were assisted by Mt. Tolman firefighters, along with crews from Wilbur, Almira and Electric City. The Bureau of Land Management also responded and monitored the site until Tuesday mornin...