UPDATE as of 9:28 p.m. The fire has reached 150 acres, Chief Deputy Dean Byrd of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office said. The American Red Cross Mt. Rainier chapter has opened a shelter for residents evacuating at:
Mason County PUD 3
2621 E. John’s Prairie Road
INITIAL POST: A brush fire northeast of Shelton has grown to 30 acres and is still spreading, according to Chief Deputy Dean Byrd of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office.
Firefighters asked residents of about 12 homes being threatened by Johns Creek to evacuate this evening. The fire has moved away from about …