Charges brought against teen in Columbia Gorge fire

FILE – This Sept. 4, 2017 file photo provided by KATU-TV shows a wildfire seen from Stevenson, Wash., across the Columbia River, burning in the Columbia River Gorge above Cascade Locks, Ore. Charges have been brought against a 15-year-old boy who allegedly used fireworks to start the blaze. The Hood River County District Attorney said in a statement Thursday, Oct. 19 that the charges in juvenile court include reckless burning, depositing burning materials on forest lands and recklessly endangering other persons. (Tristan Fortsch/KATU-TV via AP, File)


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