- Posted August 14, 2012 by
Kittitas County WA fire
- Anika3, CNN iReport producer
The fire In Kittitas County in Washington star has consumed over 27,000 acres and over 60 structures. It is still uncontained. The state has mobilized and is coordinating efforts to assist in managing the blaze. Firefighters have been battling the fire throughout the night and have not been able to contain the fire as of this morning. Resources from around the state are coming in this morning to assist.
Families, animals, and livestock have been coming into the town of Ellensburg for evacuation. Many community members, local businesses, community agencies, and CWU have stepped forward to offer support in the way of housing for families, animals, and food and water.