SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - A small brush fire is burning near Andrus Rd. in Cheney south of I-90 right now. At this hour it's not threatening any homes. The fire burnt around two acres but sent a large plume of smoke into the air that could be seen for miles.
County Fire crews and DNR crews fought the fire and air support was brought in to help get the blaze under control. Firefighters had the fire contained within a couple hours.
There's no word yet on what started the fire. There was one house that was near the fire but the fire never got closer than about 100 yards from the residence. Check back for updates throughout the afternoon here on KHQ.com, Facebook and our Twitter news feed.