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MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. – At least one person has died and over 185 structures have been destroyed in a fire that started Friday in Medical Lake, Washington.

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Washington State Department of Natural Resources said X, formally known as Twitter, that over 185 structures have been lost and one death has been confirmed as of Saturday afternoon which is around the time Spokane County declared a state of emergency.

Washington State Fire said, according to KIRO, that the fire has burned 9,500 acres. The state is mobilizing additional firefighters and resources to the area.

The fire started just after noon Friday by Medical Lake which is about 15 miles west of Spokane, Washington State Department of Natural Resources spokesperson Isabelle Hoygaard said Saturday, according to The Associated Press.

The areas affected are Medical Lake and Four Lakes, according to The New York Times.

It grew up to 14.8 square miles as of Saturday morning and has not yet been contained. According to the AP, the destroyed structures were outbuildings and houses.

Hoygaard said that Level 3 evacuations which are “Go Now” were ordered for the City of Medical Lake as winds blew the flames towards the south, the AP reported. Hoygaard also confirmed one death associated with the fire.

A red flag warning has also been in effect for the eastern part of Washington as well as northern Idaho through Saturday night, the National Weather Service said, according to the Times.

Residents will most likely travel to the Red Cross Shelter at Cheney High School. According to KIRO, shelter in place will remain active for residents at Pine Lodge, Eastern State Hospital, Martian Hall, and Lakeland Village. Those who have large animals and livestock can bring them over to the Spokane County Fairgrounds.

The name of the deceased has not yet been released. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.