Wildfire on Eells Hill

Emergency crews contained a wildfire on Eells Hill Sunday afternoon.

According to the Mason County All Hazard News Facebook page, the blaze was first reported about 4:30 PM when 9-1-1 dispatchers received multiple reports of smoke in the area of Eells Hill Road and California Road.

Crews from multiple agencies responded including West Mason Fire, Central Mason Fire & EMS, Mason County Fire District 11 and a Department of Natural Resources helicopter.

DNR helicopter heading home.

Posted by Mason County All Hazard News on Sunday, June 30, 2019

The blaze burned an estimated three acres and what was described as outbuildings containing heavy equipment. No primary structures were affected.

Crews had a dozer line around the fire’s perimeter by about 6 PM.

No injuries were reported and the cause of the blaze is under investigation.