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UPDATE: Green Top Mountain Fire Holding Around 100 Acres

The Oregon Department of Forestry said the Green Top Mountan Fire 5 miles northeast of Eagle Point is currently burning at approximately 30 acres.

Posted: Jul. 15, 2018 3:47 PM
Updated: Jul. 16, 2018 1:44 PM

EAGLE POINT, Ore. —

UPDATE: ODF says the Green Top Mountain fire is holding at roughly 100-125 acres.

Firefighters battling the wildfire have stopped the forward rate of spread. No structures are threatened.

ODF Southwest says crews are  continuing to fight the fire aggressively while coordinating with a forceful aerial attack.

Crews will be using aircraft until sundown, but ODF will keep several firefighters on the ground overnight working to complete a control line around the fire's perimeter.

(Updated as of 8:20 p.m. on Monday, July 16)


INITIAL REPORT: The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) says that the Green Top Mountain Fire 5 miles northeast of Eagle Point is currently burning at approximately 30 acres.

ODF says multiple engines, aircraft and bulldozers are working on the fire.

No structures are threatened at the time.

This is a developing story and will be updated with the latest information as it becomes available. 

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