Firefighters put out 3-alarm brush fire in Des Moines

DES MOINES, Wash. — Firefighters knocked down the flames of a “fast-moving” 3-alarm brush fire in Des Moines.

Crews were called on Thursday to the 20800 block of 17th Avenue South.

Chopper 7 flew over the scene where the fire was burning vegetation and trees.

Firefighters did not say how many acres burned.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.