Forest fire burns in Coburg Hills

Forest fire burns in Coburg Hills

EUGENE, Ore. - A fire broke out Thursday night in the Coburg Hills.

The Buck Mountain Fire was detected around 8:15 p.m. Thursday night.

Crews used bulldozers to halt the fire's spread. The Oregon Department of Forestry had the fire contained on Friday.

The fire has burned approximately 18 acres near NE McGowan Road.

No homes were threatened, but smoke from the fire continued to hang in the air Friday.