Homes evacuated, traffic delayed by f...

Homes evacuated, traffic delayed by fire along I-5 near Grants Pass

There are 2 comments on the KVAL-TV Eugene story from May 31, 2013, titled Homes evacuated, traffic delayed by fire along I-5 near Grants Pass. In it, KVAL-TV Eugene reports that:

A brushfire along Interstate 5 near Grants Pass has caused nearby residents to evacuate their homes, the city's Department of Public Safety said.

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dan

Williams, OR

#1 Jun 1, 2013
How in the world does a fire get started that goes almost 3/4 of a mile along the east side of the highway? It appeared to have multiple points of ignition.
merlin girl

Grants Pass, OR

#2 Jul 11, 2013
dan wrote:
How in the world does a fire get started that goes almost 3/4 of a mile along the east side of the highway? It appeared to have multiple points of ignition.
Chain on a truck dragging can cause enough sparts and travels which creates multiple ignition areas.

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