The Flag Fire is receiving some rain, which has moderated fire activity. The fire near Kingman has burned 14-hundred-acres since it started Sunday afternoon and is zero-percent contained. The fire started at around 2 p.m. in the Hualapai Mountains, between the Flag Mine and Wild Cow Campground. The blaze has forced the evacuation of about 200 homes in the Hualapai Mountain Park and Lodge and the Pine Lake Community south of Kingman. Fire officials say one shed has been reported as burned. Fire remains active on the west side as it nears communication sites in the Hayden Peak and Potato Patch areas. Mohave County has declared a county emergency, which activates the county’s emergency response and recovery plan.
May 15 2021
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