Reward For Arrest In Slate Creek Fire

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Officials are asking for your help in finding who started the Slate Creek Fire.

The fire started on Labor Day around 1:30 p.m. in a densely wooded area about 10 miles southwest of Grants Pass. Specifically, officials say the fire started along a road called the Root Springs Access Road.

The Oregon Department of Forestry is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information is asked to contact authorities at (800) 452-7888. Information is confidential.