Fire east of Bickleton burns 2,500 acres

KLICKITAT COUNTY, Wash. -- A lightning-caused wildfire east of Bickleton has burned about 2,500 acres since it started on Wednesday.

The State Fire Marshal's Office says the Sand Ridge Fire is threatening about 15 homes, but no structures have been lost and no evacuation orders are in place.

A spokesperson says weather conditions helped firefighters yesterday and that state mobilization may end Saturday.