Report of a house fire near Depoe Bay at 5650 South Highway 101, just north of Otter Rock.
Timber slash piles are clearly visible on the hill overlooking 101 near the location of the reported house fire.
It appears that there is a large slash pile on U.S. Forest Service land south of 101. Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies are scouring the area and cannot find any structures burning. Firefighters are telling incoming fire units that the fires are slash burns.
Fire units returning to base.