Wildfire In The Dalles Spreads To Parked Cars

THE DALLES, Ore. — A wildfire that started on Thursday morning could be seen from Interstate 84.

It reportedly started at a company that makes rail road ties and spread to parked cars near Highway 197.  Columbia Fire and Rescue says the fire burned less than an acre.

Highway 197 is closed between Highway 30 and I-84.  Eastbound exit 87 to Hwy. 197 is closed as well.

There is no word of injuries.

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