Brush fire threatened homes near FinleyJune 18, 2013 @ 5:03 am
FINLEY, Wash. (AP) - More than 100 firefighters with nearly 30 vehicles stopped a 500-acre brush fire that threatened homes at Finley, southeast of Kennewick.
Jeremy Beck of Benton County Emergency Services told the Tri-City Herald ( http://bit.ly/15fE1EL) the fire threatened 10 to 20 homes Monday afternoon, but no one had to be evacuated.
Fire engines also protected a wheat field and about 100 cows in a field.
Information from: Tri-City Herald, http://www.tri-cityherald.com
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