Fire burning SW of Tucson

2013-06-19T13:55:00Z 2014-04-01T23:49:21Z Fire burning SW of Tucson Arizona Daily Star
June 19, 2013 1:55 pm

A wildfire is burning southwest of Tucson near Baboquivari Peak.

The Thomas Fire began in the Baboquivari Mountains on Tuesday about 27 miles southeast of Sells and has burned about 60 acres. It is about 50 percent contained.

The fire is burning in grass and brush in steep terrain. Ground crews, engines and some aricraft are assigned to the blaze. One structure is in the area of the fire.

Copyright 2015 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Deals, offers & events

View more...
Get weekly ads via e-mail