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Police: Witnesses saw kids near press box before Civic Stadium fire

Police: Witnesses saw kids near press box before Civic Stadium fire
The Civic Stadium scoreboard obscured by smoke June 29, 2015.

Police want the public's help identifying 3 or 4 juveniles seen in the area of the press box when a fire broke out at Eugene Civic Stadium on Monday, destroying the historic wooden ballpark.

Video: Aerial view of Civic Stadium devastation

Video: Aerial view of Civic Stadium devastation »Play Video
Still image of Civic Stadium aftermath from video provided by Russ Maine

Russ Maine shared this drone video shot Tuesday morning of the aftermath of Monday's devastating fire at historic Eugene Civic Stadium.

Police: Civic site taped off as fire scene

Police: Civic site taped off as fire scene
Civic Stadium the morning of Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

Police taped off the Civic Stadium site in the aftermath of Monday's devastating fire, but that doesn't mean the smoldering remains of the venerable stadium are a crime scene.

'Fire trucks got here, but there really wasn’t much they could do'

'Fire trucks got here, but there really wasn’t much they could do' »Play Video

Onlookers stared in disbelief as Eugene’s historic landmark, Civic Stadium, burst into flames Monday evening. Many took photos, and others watched as fire crews attacked the enormous blaze from all angles.

Civic Stadium up in flames, nearby residents evacuated

Civic Stadium up in flames, nearby residents evacuated »Play Video
Bystanders watch flames burn Eugene Civic Stadium June 29, 2015.

The Eugene Police department is asking anyone in a two block radius of Civic Stadium to evacuate the area after the stadium became engulfed in flames Monday evening.

Mop-up begins on northeast flank of Bunker Hill Fire

Mop-up begins on northeast flank of Bunker Hill Fire »Play Video
Photo courtesy of Ken Gregor, IC

Cooler and cloudy conditions moderated fire behavior Sunday allowing firefighters to complete fire lines on the northeast flank of the Bunker Hill Fire. Officials say mop-up operations will begin on this portion Monday.