Crews Working To Fight Wildfire Near Butte Falls

, Posted: Mon, September 24 2012 at 8:05 AM, Updated: Mon, September 24 2012 at 9:12 AM

The Oregon Department of Forestry is continuing to fight a wildfire near Butte Falls.

The roughly 50 acre fire started around 2:30 Sunday afternoon.

It's located about six-miles out on Ranchera Road, due east of the Butte Falls-Prospect Highway.

Officials say three helicopters, one air tanker, three bulldozers and 30 firefighters are battling the blaze.

No structures are threatened at this time.

Officials say they have a bulldozer and water line around the entire fire.

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