Douglas County firefighters were called to a slow moving brush fire off Badger Mountain Road at about 3:45 p.m. today.
The fire was believed to have been caused by a lightning strike. First responders estimated the fire was about a half-acre in size and located near the rim of Badger Mountain.
Another lightning-caused fire was reported at about the same time in the Chelan Hills area. A brush fire was also reported off Baseline Road near Waterville shortly after 4 p.m.