COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – A wildfire is burning about 15 miles outside of Douglas that previously threatened homes and the Beacon Hill Communications site is no longer as it is moving away from infrastructure.
The fire has burned 4,444 acres and has been 60% contained by fire crews. Smoke may be visible to Douglas residents and nearby communications, as the fire continues to smolder inside the interior of the fire perimeter.
Yesterday, there were a total of 129 personnel with four crews, four engines and one helicopter.
The total cost-to-date in fire suppression and containment costs have reached $110,000.
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