Grass Fire in Cave Junction Under Investigation

The Illinois Valley Fire District says a small grass fire ignited last night, August 5, at 10:30 p.m. on Althouse Creek Road.

Posted: Aug 5, 2018 3:34 AM
Updated: Aug 5, 2018 3:35 AM

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. -- The Illinois Valley Fire District says a small grass fire ignited last night, August 5, at 10:30 p.m. on Althouse Creek Road. 

Units from the Illinois Valley Fire District and the Oregon Department of Forestry responded. Crews say the fire only grew by approximately 1/4 of an acre before units got a wet line around it. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation by ODF. 

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