43-acre wildfire in Rincon Canyon contained - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

UPDATE

43-acre wildfire in Rincon Canyon contained

SAFFORD, AZ (CBS5) -

Authorities are investigating the cause of a wildfire that burned approximately 43 acres in Rincon Canyon.

The Safford Ranger District of the Coronado National Forest said the fire was reported at 9:40 a.m. on Wednesday near Rincon Spring and they believe someone started the blaze.

The fire burned grass and oak at an elevation near 5,000 feet. No structures were reportedly threatened.

Three full firefighter crews, one short crew, four engines and one helicopter worked to put out the fire.

Stay with cbs5az.com for updates on the investigation.

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • NETFLIX: What's coming, going in June

    NETFLIX: What's coming, going in June

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-05-23 17:15:36 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-05-23 18:45:28 GMT

    Among the highlights in June: the critically acclaimed "Orange is the New Black," back for a fifth season and "Glow," an energetic at female wrestlers of the 1980s. 

    More >>

    Among the highlights in June: the critically acclaimed "Orange is the New Black," back for a fifth season and "Glow," an energetic at female wrestlers of the 1980s. 

    More >>
  • Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level

    Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-05-24 02:12:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-05-24 02:12:50 GMT

    An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 22 people and injuring dozens more.

    More >>

    An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 22 people and injuring dozens more.

    More >>
  • Students banned from graduation after 'dangerous' prank

    Students banned from graduation after 'dangerous' prank

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-05-23 12:10:44 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-05-23 12:10:44 GMT

    The students entered the school Thursday wearing all black and wielding water guns and water balloons. Some even had on masks.

    More >>

    The students entered the school Thursday wearing all black and wielding water guns and water balloons. Some even had on masks.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly