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Echo Mountain Complex 25% Contained


The Echo Mountain Complex of fires near Lincoln City is at 25% containment and remains at 2,435 acres in size. 

Firefighters have been battling difficult terrain and dense fuels. They’ve completed a line around the fire and are working to secure that line. There is rain in the forecast which will be helpful to fire crews. Access to the fire area is limited to fire personnel and support crews. There is still danger from rolling trees and debris. Some evacuation levels have been reduced on the Echo Mountain fire.

There is up to date evacuation information at the Lincoln County websiteor by calling 541-265-0621.

Level 3 LEAVE NOW Evacuation Notice • Hwy 18 from milepost 0 to Rose Lodge • N. North Bank Road and all side roads • Panther Creek Road and all side road • NE Highland Road and all roads off of this • Cherryhill Mobile Home Park on N Clancy Rd. • NE 50th St

LEVEL 2 - BE SET TO EVACUATE (YOU CAN RETURN HOME) • NE East Devils Lake Road south to mile post 3.6 (bridge replacement cut off) and the Neotsu neighborhood • All other West and East side streets off of NE East Devils Lake Road • East of Rose Lodge on Hwy 18 • South of Hwy 18 from Rose Lodge to East Devils Lake Road • NW 39th street north and west from the ocean to Hwy 101 (Includes Road's End area)

REMOVAL OF EVACUATION LEVELS as of 7:00AM Monday September 14, 2020 • All of S Schooner Creek Road • Lincoln City South from NW 40th Street, West of NE East Devils Lake Road

Rachael McDonald is KLCC’s host for All Things Considered on weekday afternoons. She also is the editor of the KLCC Extra, the daily digital newspaper. Rachael has a BA in English from the University of Oregon. She started out in public radio as a newsroom volunteer at KLCC in 2000.
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