Wildfire near Shiprock forces some residents to evacuate
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Fire crews are working to contain a grass fire burning near Mesa Farm Road in Shiprock.
The fire is estimated to be around 500 acres and is 50% contained.
Mandatory evacuations have been issued for nearby residents.
Fire officials said air support is on its way.
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