Kentucky firefighters to help in Oregon wildfire

WARM SPRINGS, Or. (WKYT/WYMT) - Firefighters will be receiving some help from Kentucky as they try to put out a wildfire in Oregon.

Two Kentucky Division of Forestry firefighters will leave for Oregon tomorrow.

The wildfire, near Warm Springs, has already burned 20,000 acres.

Investigators think lightning sparked it.

The Kentucky firefighters will help operate heavy equipment such as dozers or excavators.


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