Vehicle fire ignites brush near State Route 87 and Bush Highway

A brush fire ignited Tuesday after an RV caught fire along State Route 87.

The Arizona Department of Transportation said an RV caught fire along SR 87 at the Bush Highway intersection. That fire ignited the nearby brush.

Officials said the fire, named the Mesquite Fire, has grown to 25 acres. The official said four engines and one aircraft are working to extinguish the fire.

Air15 video showed an RV completely engulfed in flames, as well as heavy smoke coming from the nearby brush.

No other details were immediately available.

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