On 5-27-20 at 6:33 PM Chelan Fire &Rescue crews were dispatched to a reported brush fire in the area of S. Bradley St. and Prospect St.
Calling parties had reported an approximately 10' x 10' had started in medium fuels (grass and brush) near the Butte trail.
Units arrived at 1837 to find that the fire had grown to approximately 20' x 20' and was within 100 ' of structures.
Crews were able to knock down and contained the fire by 6:41 PM, mop up was completed by 7:24 PM.
Cause of this fire was determined to have been juveniles playing with matches.
Chelan Fire & Rescue reminds our community that we are expected to see a busy fire season this year and to please be careful when burning or using heat sources near dry grass.