Oakridge fire crews battled brush fire

Officials said the fire has been extinguished.

Posted: Aug 15, 2021 10:04 PM

OAKRIDGE, Ore.--- Fire crews battled a small brush fire behind Oakridge Sand & Gravel on Sunday.

The fire was on an island in the river between Fairy Glen and LaDuke Road, officials said. They said the fire was on the edge closer to the LaDuke Road side.

A helicopter dropped multiple buckets of water and strike team was there to assist.

The fire burned around 6 p.m. and is fully extinguished, officials said.

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