Benton County firefighters extinguish brush fire along I-82
BENTON COUNTY, Wash. — Benton County firefighters extinguished a brush fire that grew to about a quarter acre on Thursday morning.
The fire broke out along I-82 eastbound near milepost 99.2 around 10 a.m.
According to Benton County Duty Chief Scott Hawley, a lack of winds helped the situation, and the first arriving truck was able to knock out the flames.
The exact cause of the fire is unknown.
There were no injuries.