Bear Creek Fire Slows Down
The wildfire burning off the Parks Highway near Anderson is slowing down as clouds move across the area. The Bear Creek Fire has burned 8,200 acres about 13 miles southwest of Anderson, an area where there are subdivisions and structures. The response ramped up yesterday with more crews, bulldozers, and a type one management team. The Bear Creek Fire is the combination of wildfires started by lightning Saturday, that burned together.