KLICKITAT COUNTY, Wash. -- The fire burning in Klickitat County, about seven miles north of Husum, Washington, grew to 500 acres overnight.

People are being asked to avoid the area if possible.

Photos: Dry Creek fire

The fire has shut down parts of State Route 141, including a full closure in both directions from milepost 14 to milepost 17, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.