Fire burning in Fort Stevens State Park

A fire was burning in Fort Stevens State Park Monday at about 6:45 p.m. Photo taken from Ilwaco.

WARRENTON — A significant fire can be seen burning in Fort Stevens State Park Monday night near Oregon’s northwestern tip where the South Jetty joins the mainland.

An enormous column of smoke was drifting eastward. Tinder-dry conditions throughout the region have brought fire danger to a high level.

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