Cooler Weather Helps Crews Fight Fire In Douglas County

Jun 28, 2019

Crews got help from cooler temperatures and rain showers in fighting the Days Coffee Fire yesterday.

Crews on the Days Coffee Fire near Tiller.
Credit Douglas Fire Protective Association

  

The 140 acre blaze was sparked Wednesday northwest of Tiller. There are several other smaller fires in the area suspected to be caused by lighting. The Douglas Forest Protective Association reports the Days Coffee Fire’s cause is under investigation. About 70 crews were assigned to the fire Thursday working overnight to dig fire lines on steep slopes.