Northeast Region-Department of Natural Resources
Colville, WA 99114
The Upriver Beacon fire began at 4pm on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 near the 6400 block of East Upriver Drive, in Spokane, WA. Initial attack firefighters utilizing multiple aircraft stopped the fire at 115 acres that evening. One home and multiple outbuildings were lost. No serious injuries were reported.
Washington State Fire Mobilization was approved and resources from across the state arrived and provided assistance to the local jurisdictions.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday July 17th, 2018 approx. 04:00 PM|
|Location||3 miles NE of Spokane, WA|
|Incident Commander||Unified Command: DJ Greene, NEWIMT Type 3 & Nathan Jeffries, SCFD 9|
|Coordinates||47.694 latitude, -117.315 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|