WINSTON, Ore. — Crews responded to two separate fires near Ben Irving Reservoir late last night.
Both fires were burning in grass, brush and trees. Two helicopters were diverted from the Milepost 97 fire to assist with the initial attack of the Berry Creek Fires.
The Berry Creek #1 fire burned about 1/2 acre and the Berry Creek #2 fire burned about an acre and a half.
Firefighters remained on scene until 11:30 p.m., mopping up hot spots and securing control lines.
A preliminary fire investigation indicated that the cause of the Berry Creek Fires may be vehicle related.