Smoke from Manastash Ridge Fire seen across the region

Smoke from Manastash Ridge Fire seen across the region
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KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. -- The Manastash Ridge Fire burning west of Ellensburg grew to 400 acres Wednesday.

Crews said the flames are moving south and to the east.

Smoke can be seen from Cle Elum to the Yakima Valley.

A crew of 50 is working to contain the fire.

No homes are threatened. Officials said lightning sparked the fire Monday afternoon.