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      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


      Basic info



      • Still burning: timber, grass & understory

      • Low growth potential

      • High terrain difficulty

      • Human caused

      • Located 4 miles southeast of Cle Elum

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