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Black Hill fire caused by three-vehicle collision on State Route 79

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Posted at 3:35 PM, Jul 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-10 19:04:09-04

A head on collision involving three vehicles has caused a brush fire to spark near Florence.

Arizona State Forestry officials say forward progress has been stopped in the Black Hill fire.

The fire has burned 123 acres on the east side of State Route 79.

Watch live video from the scene below:

The fire is currently showing moderate to extreme fire behavior and is being fueled by grass and brush.

Air attacks are being made to battle the fire.

No structures are currently being threatened at this time.