Fire, Gales Creek, rippling waters

Crash, fire close Gales Creek Road at David Hill

Crews battle the fire at the crash and brush fire on Gales Creek Road near David Hill Road on Wednesday, September 8. Photo: Chas Hundley

A single vehicle crash on Gales Creek Road near the intersection of David Hill Road across from the county-owned Rippling Waters property caused a brush fire after the vehicle ignited, lighting several trees on fire. 

As of 3:43 p.m., the fire was under control, Forest Grove Fire & Rescue said. 

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No one was injured in the crash or the subsequent fire . . .

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