Crook County Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a brush fire at 2:58 pm on SE Simpson Road on Saturday July 7th. Crews arrived to find an active brush fire with multiple homes threatened. Three homes were evacuated and several more were put on alert. Crook County Fire and Rescue, BLM, Forrest Service and Oregon Department of Forestry sent a total of 8 engines, 1 water tender, 1 hand crew and 1 helicopter and were able to contain the fire at 15 acres. There were no reports of injuries or damage to structures. One vehicle was destroyed by the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.