Encampment near Ash Way and Maple Road intersection catches fire

The scene near Ash Way and Maple Road. (Photo courtesy Lynnwood Police)

Lynnwood Police and Fire crews responded to a fire at an encampment near the intersection of Maple Road and Ash Way on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire appeared to have started as a cooking fire, Lynnwood Fire spokeswoman Julie Moore said. No one was around when fire and police crews arrived.

First and last name must be used for comment to be approved.