Woods fire threatens, burns structure

A woods fire in the Powers community on Monday threatened several structures and destroyed one. At 1:45 p.m., units from Powers and M&M Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene of the woods fire on Highway 184 near Dixie Electric. Upon arrival, firefighters found a large brush pile that had been burning and spread into nearby woods, approaching dangerously close to nearby structures and homes. The first units on scene acted quickly to suppress flames that were creeping…