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Wildfire reported in Clark County

A wildfire burning near the county line was visible in several areas of  Clark County Sunday evening.

The fire was reported around 5 p.m. near the Clark-Skamania county near Larch Mountain. The fire was apparently near the L-1510 road. There are no homes or structures in the area.

State Department of Natural Resources crews were responding to the fire, called the Nakia Creek Fire. As of about 8 p.m. the fire was estimated at 70 acres and was burning in grass and brush. The plan is to attack the fire from the air after daylight on Monday.

According to dispatch records, East County Fire and Rescue and Fire District 3 water tenders were dispatched to the fire about 5 p.m. and were on scene until about 8:30 p.m.