#SlavinFire | AZ | 2

NEAR BENSON, ARIZONA

Incident Summary | Firefighters were called out to a structure fire into a wildland interface on Dragoon Ranch Road in St. David, Arizona on May 30th around 1530 hours.

The fire is located 15 miles SE of Benson and burning approximately 150 acres of grasses and brush under the AZ DOF and Fire Management.    Though the cause is considered unknown, it is possibly related to the lightning that passed over earlier in the day.

Resources | There are 50 personnel assigned.  UPDATE! Units are starting to get released from this fire (2140 PDT)

Fire Conditions | Forward progression has been stopped.   0% containment.  1 home  destroyed.  No injuries reported.

Evacuations | 12 homes were evacuated in the Dragoon Ranch Estates community to a shelter in St. David.

Hashtags | #SlavinFire #AZwildfires2017 #AZ

Social Media | @nwfireblog (Twitter) – The NW Fire Blog (Facebook)

 

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#SlavinFire | AZ | New!

NEAR BENSON, ARIZONA

Incident Summary | Firefighters were called out to a structure fire into a wildland interface on Dragoon Ranch Road in St. David, Arizona on May 30th around 1530 hours.

The fire is located 15 miles SE of Benson and burning approximately 150 acres of grasses and brush under the AZ DOF and Fire Management.    Though the cause is considered unknown, it is possibly related to the lightning that passed over earlier in the day.

Resources | There are 50 personnel assigned.

Fire Conditions | Forward progression has been stopped.   0% containment.  1 home  destroyed.  No injuries reported.

Evacuations | 12 homes were evacuated in the Dragoon Ranch Estates community to a shelter in St. David.

Hashtags | #SlavinFire #AZwildfires2017 #AZ

Social Media | @nwfireblog (Twitter) – The NW Fire Blog (Facebook)

 

(c) 2017 The NW Fire Blog

Baca Fire | Arizona | Update | July 13

INCIDENT SUMMARY

A Wildfire is burning 27 miles S of the intersection of I-40 and Anvil Rock Road and West of the Baca Float and approximately 52 miles NW of Prescott, Arizona.  It is burning on land managed/owned by the Arizona State Department of Forestry but originally started on private lands.  The wildfire was ignited by lightning on July 7th around 1422 hours.

CURRENT CONDITIONS

Baca Fire (Source: Inciweb)

Currently, there are 10 personnel on-scene and one helicopter.  1697 acres of grass and brush have been scorched.  The fire is currently being monitored by the air. Fire is expected to move to the Southeast.

It is at a 0% containment status.

DAMAGE ASSESSMENT

There are no homes or structures currently being threatened nor were any destroyed.  The cost-to-date of this incident has reached $55,000.00.

SOCIAL MEDIA

We are currently using the hashtags #BacaFire #AzWildfires2016 #USWildfiresAZ.

 

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