Taylor Bridge Fire by the numbers: Now 100% contained
KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. -- Officials working the Taylor Bridge Fire said it was 100 percent contained as of Tuesday.
The fire broke out about two weeks ago at a construction site on SR-10 near Cle Elum.
By the numbers
- 23,500 acres
- 138 firefighters still on scene
- 100% contained
- 60-70 homes destroyed
- Estimated $8 million spent on firefighting
- Still burning: timber, grass & understory
- Low growth potential
- High terrain difficulty
- Human caused
- Located 4 miles southeast of Cle Elum