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Taylor Bridge Fire by the numbers: Now 100% contained

KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. -- Officials working the Taylor Bridge Fire said it was 100 percent contained as of Tuesday.


The fire broke out about two weeks ago at a construction site on SR-10 near Cle Elum.


By the numbers



  • 23,500 acres

  • 138 firefighters still on scene

  • 100% contained

  • 60-70 homes destroyed

  • Estimated $8 million spent on firefighting


Basic info



  • Still burning: timber, grass & understory

  • Low growth potential

  • High terrain difficulty

  • Human caused

  • Located 4 miles southeast of Cle Elum

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