Crews fighting fire near Quartz Creek

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Rural Metro Fire and Oregon Department of Forestry are actively fighting a fire above Quartz Creek near Merlin and Hugo.

Rural Metro says the size of the fire is between 8 to 12 acres.

No homes or structures are threatened and there’s currently no evacuation orders in place.

ODF is calling in more resources to help fight the fire.

This is a developing story, stay with NBC5 News.

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