JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Crews were able to quickly contain a fire that started in the Sams Valley area of Jackson County.
Firefighters said at about 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, they were alerted to a grass fire near the corner of Catalpa Avenue and Beagle Road.
Fire District 3 and the Oregon Department of Forestry responded to the area and were able to stop the fire at 1/10 of an acre.
FD3 said, “Please continue to use caution as the hot temperatures in our area persist and fuels are ready to burn.”
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.