Grass fire sparks on Greenway
Multiple agencies responded to a five-acre grass fire along the Bear Creek Greenway near Interstate 5 mile marker 31 Sunday around 4:45 p.m., according to the Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District.
Initial on-scene resources included Oregon Department of Forestry strike teams and Medford Fire Department and Jackson County Fire District 3 crews.
Medford police managed evacuations of homes and businesses near the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.