Date & Time: 6/24/12 @ 7 p.m.
Start Location: Rio Vista Run Road (near MM 6 State Road 76), La Puebla, Santa Fe County
Cause of Fire: Car Fire that spread into the wildland, according to Santa Fe County
Area Vegetation: Bosque, dense salt cedar undergrowth
Acres Burned: estimated 2.1
Structures Threatened: No
Structures Burned: Unknown
Evacuations (Y or N & #): No – All evacuations lifted
Situation: Crews were able to stop the spread of the fire last night around midnight and continue to mop up the burn are this morning. Area residents are advised to use caution while driving in the area due to emergency vehicle traffic. Smoke from smoldering fuels on the interior will be visible today. Crews will also be working on downing damaged and burned cottonwood trees that pose a risk.
% contained: Not reported.