Santiam Park Fire that evacuated homes in Lyons cost $332,000

An early-season wildfire that jumped the North Santiam River, bringing evacuations to Lyons and torching much of a popular state park, cost a total of $332,000 to fight.

The Santiam Park Fire, which burned 189 acres between March 19 and 20, brought a chaotic scene to an area that hasn’t seen a wildfire of that size in recent history.

Source: Santiam Park Fire that evacuated homes in Lyons cost $332,000