Topock Fire now 85 percent contained

Posted at 8:22 AM, Apr 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-09 16:05:03-04

The "Topock Fire" has burned 2,200 acres in both Arizona and California since it began on Wednesday April 6 around 5 a.m. 

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The fire, burning south of Topock and northwest of Lake Havasu City is now about 85 percent contained.

The Bureau of Land Management in Arizona said the fire originated on the Arizona side before spreading to California. 

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So far, 165 personnel are fighting the flames. 

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Mohave County Fire Chief Ted Martin says the fire appears “suspicious in nature.”