Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Dec. 8, 2021

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Level 3 evacs issued for wildfire burning near Twenty-Five Mile Creek


CHELAN — Level 3 — leave now — evacuation notices have been issued for Shady Pass Road down to South Lakeshore Road above Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park, according to Chelan County Emergency Management.

Additional Level 3 evacuation notices were announced for all properties north of Fields Point Landing on South Lakeshore Road at 7:45 p.m. Sunday.

All roads in the Level 3 area are closed to the public and a shelter is being set up now, emergency management said on Facebook. See a map of the evacuation zone here.

Level 1 — get ready — evacuation notices have been issued from the 17000 block of South Lakeshore Road to Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park.

Both Forest Service crews and local firefighters have responded to second-alarm fire, Chelan Fire District 7 Chief Mark Donnell said Sunday.

The Central Washington Interagency Communications Center listed the fire’s size at 350 acres as of 6 p.m. Sunday.