Barge fire sends smoke billowing from Snake River in Burbank

  • Source: YakTriNews
  • Published: 09/23/2020 12:32 PM

Firefighters are working to put out a barge fire on the Snake River in Burbank on Wednesday. Walla Walla County fire crews were called to the scene about 10:40 a.m. near Grain Terminal Road where the Snake River meets the Columbia River, according to the app PulsePoint, which shows the time and location of 911 calls where fire or medical services are needed. Local resident Lena Wood captured photos of thick smoke billowing from what she said appears to be a scrap metal barge. Walla Walla County Fire District 5 confirmed they have a crew at the scene.



Comments

We welcome comments from registered users. Comments are solely the responsibility of those who post them; their viewpoints are not endorsed by the Daily Dispatch and DailyDispatch.com. (read more)
Highlight
ship name
no comments have been added


FREE QUICK SUBSCRIBE
Sign up to subscribe to custom state Daily Dispatch emails for free

click to subscribe