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State Forestry: Brush fire burning on the White Tank Mountains

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Posted at 9:49 PM, May 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-22 14:28:35-04

BUCKEYE, AZ — Arizona State Forestry says a brush fire burning on the White Tank Mountains is now 60% contained.

The fire is burning on the southeast side of park.

Officials first said the fire was about 35 acres, but it grew to about 128 acres as of late Friday morning.

Watch video from the fire below:

Officials say no homes are threatened in the area.

It is unclear exactly what sparked the fire, but officials have determined it is human-caused. Fire investigators are working at the scene to learn more.