Webber Canyon Fire
Fire crews battle a two-alarm fire in Webber Canyon today.
Benton County Fire District #2 Captain David Sandretto said they were alerted at 4:20pm about reports of the blaze at North Webber Canyon and North Dennis Roads.
The fire has burnt grass, brush and open scrub in fields in the area just south of Benton City, but crews are not able to gage exactly how many acres have burned, except to say it is more than 600 acres.
The fire was under control by 7:20pm, and is almost fully contained tonight.
No structures were harmed in the blaze, and no injuries reported.
Benton Fire District #2 was assisted by Distiricts #1, #3, #4, #5, as well as the cities of Richland and Kennewick, and Hanford.
Crews are still investigating the cause.