SWEET HOME — The Oregon Department of Forestry’s summer fire crew extinguished a small grass fire on Fern Ridge Road southwest of Sweet Home about 5 a.m. Tuesday.
Craig Pettinger of the ODF Sweet Home Unit said members of the public took initial action on the fire, which totaled about one-tenth of an acre.
Pettinger said a single engine team put out the fire that was in a ditch/field transition area.
Pettinger said the fire is suspicious and is being investigated by the Linn County Sheriff’s Office.
Be the first to know
Get local news delivered to your inbox!