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White City Modoc Fire Downgraded to 35 Acres; 100% Contained
The grass fire that broke out this morning near White City, near Modoc Orchard and Upper Table Rock has been 100% contained and an accurate measurement puts the fire size at 35 acres.

Modoc Road was closed for a time and 5 hikers were taken off Table Rock and the Trailhead remains closed.

Three helicopters attacked the blaze in support of personnel from Jackson County Fire District 3 and Oregon Department of Forestry personnel. 100 firefighters will remain on the fire overnight.

No structures were threatened and no injuries have been reported. The cause remains under investigation.
Posted on 6/19/14 5:44PM by Chuck Benson