A fire reported at 5:00 p.m. today on Dead Indian Mtn. quickly burned east through a canyon of brush and timber. The head of the fire at sundown today was approximately 3-4 miles southwest of Fish Lake. The burned area is estimated at 200 acres.
Crews and equipment from the Oregon Dept. of Forestry, the U.S. Forest Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and from private companies will be working through the night to complete a line around the fire.