Brush fire on NW side endangers homes

2013-04-05T16:20:00Z 2013-04-05T17:07:59Z Brush fire on NW side endangers homesArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
April 05, 2013 4:20 pm  • 

Fire crews from two departments contained a brush fire that endangered homes in the La Cholla Air Park on Friday afternoon.

Just before 2 p.m., crews from Golder Ranch and the Northwest Fire districts were called to the community when a brush fire broke out. The fire moved quickly through dry brush toward several homes.

 Fire crews surrounded the blaze and kept it from spreading to the homes, according to a news release from Golder Ranch.

The fire burned about three acres and was caused by sparks from a welder.

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