On July 27 at 11:42 am, East Umatilla County RFPD was called to a vehicle and hay fire out Midway Road to Gerking Flat Road.
Responding for East Umatilla County RFPD was a Type 6 Brush Truck, a Water Tender and a command vehicle with 4 personnel. Tribal responded with a Type 6 Engine, but was released soon after arrival.
The farmers were amazing getting the machinery in there to get to the bottom of the fire.
The cause of this fire was a mechanical issue.