- Associated Press - Monday, July 31, 2017

MABTON, Wash. (AP) - Multiple fire agencies were battling a brush fire in central Washington.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports ( https://bit.ly/2uPEDGG ) that the blaze about 10 miles south of Mabton was estimated at between 8 and 10 square miles.

Yakima County Fire District No. 5, the Bureau of Land Management, Mabton and Yakama Nation firefighters were among those fighting the fire, which began Sunday evening.


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