Photo by Al Camp
A tree burns in Elbow Coulee on the way to Twisp River Road.
As of Thursday, August 20, 2015
TWISP – An immediate evacuation order has been issued for Twisp River Road from Elbow Coulee westward.
Fire is in the area and advancing, the Okanogan County Department of Emergency Services said.
“Everyone in the area should leave immediately,” the evacuation alert said. “Fire is advancing north and west.”
Fire crews are on the scene.
People should not wait for door-to-door notifications.