Lightning-caused wildfire burning in N. AZ

Posted at 4:22 PM, May 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-21 02:03:36-04

A small lightning-caused wildfire was reported Thursday in northern Arizona.

The Coconino National Forest said in a series of tweets Thursday afternoon that the wildfire, called the Strawberry Fire, was 2- to 3-acres, and burning north of Pine and Strawberry.

It was described as low-intensity and moving slow, but winds were a concern. Coconino said those nearby could likely see smoke in the air and that the fire is located within ponderosa pine.

The Pine-Strawberry Fire Department tweeted that it was aware of the wildfire.

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