The Coaldale Fire Department and Brush Fire Team responded to a brush fire that started just after 4 p.m. Saturday in Coaldale. It was located in a dense wooded area about one quarter of a mile behind the Coaldale Rod and Gun Club. Officials stated the brush fire covered 200 square feet. Due to the fire's dense wooded location, only off-road vehicles and special fire apparatus could reach the fire. A witness said she saw kids in the affected woods prior to the brush fire. The Coaldale Fire Police limited traffic to the entrance area for duration.
Brush fire in Coaldale
Monday, April 26, 2010