Firefighters Pre-Positioned In Klamath County

KLAMATH, Ore. – The Oregon State Fire Marshal is pre-positioning firefighters in Klamath County in advance of elevated fire risk this weekend.

The structural taskforce includes 14 firefighters, four engines, and a water tender.

They’ll remain in Klamath County for 72 hours and longer, if needed.

The crews will be able to respond quickly to protect structures if a fire starts.

Wildland firefighters are already in the area.

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