ODF Southwest Oregon District firefighters have responded to four small fires across Jackson County this morning. Officials say at this time, there is no active fire and firefighters are making good progress in mopping up.
Near the border, ODF, CAL FIRE Siskiyou Unit, Colestin Rural Fire District and Jackson County Fire District 5 (JCFD5) firefighters are mopping up a small fire along Old Highway 99 S east of I5 mile-marker 2 on the Oregon side of the border. It’s 100% lined and 70% mopped up. It was caught at half an acre.
Northeast of Prospect, ODF and Prospect Rural Fire Protection District responded to three small fires. The largest of these fires was caught at half an acre as well. All active fire has been extinguished. All three fires are 100% lined and 30% mopped up.
ODF says the official cause of these fires will be under investigation. No further updates are expected from authorities, regarding these incidents.