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Firefighters Respond to Wildfire South of Prescott near Mt Union – April 18, 2022
Release Date: Apr 18, 2022
Contact(s): Fire Information: 928-925-1111
Location: 10 miles of Prescott-Bradshaw Ranger District (T12N, R2W, SEC 12), near Mt Union.
Start Date: April 18, 2022
Size: Approximately 500 acres
Percent Contained: 0%
Cause: Under Investigation
Vegetation: Brush, Ponderosa Pine, and Mixed Conifer
InciWeb: Crooks Fire Information – InciWeb the Incident Information System (nwcg.gov)
Summary: At approximately 10:00 AM on Monday, April 18, 2022, resources from Prescott National Forest responded to a reported wildfire south of Prescott near Mt Union. The fire is burning through brush, ponderosa pine and mixed conifer. Local resources including aircraft have been working throughout the day in rugged terrain identifying hazards and scouting control feature as the begin to suppress the fire. Resources including crews, engines and aircraft are on scene and have been ordered. Smoke may be visible from multiple locations including Chino Valley, Mayer, and Prescott Valley.
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