Wildfire near Shiprock forces some residents to evacuate | KOB 4

Wildfire near Shiprock forces some residents to evacuate

KOB Web Staff
Updated: May 02, 2021 10:25 PM
Created: May 02, 2021 10:14 AM

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.

ALERT *update 9:45am* Crews are still on scene. This incident has been turned over to BIA resources for further...

Posted by San Juan County Fire & Rescue on Sunday, May 2, 2021


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