TRUSTED NEWS LEADER FOR COTTONWOOD, CAMP VERDE & THE VERDE VALLEY
Fri, July 30

UPDATE: Agencies fight wildfire in Cornville area

Fire agencies are currently working a large wildfire in the Cornville area. The fire is about a mile north side of Cornville Road. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

Fire agencies are currently working a large wildfire in the Cornville area. The fire is about a mile north side of Cornville Road. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

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VVN/Vyto Starinskas

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Residents take to their roofs to guard their homes off Cornville Road. Vvn/vyto Starinskas

Fire agencies are currently working a large wildfire in the Cornville area.

According to a Tweet from AZ State Forestry, the wildfire was reported at about noon in the Page Springs area near the Panorama community.

All residents to the east of Page Springs Road near the Panorama community have been given a “Go” message to evacuate.

The evacuation center for the fire at the Mingus Union High School gymnasium, 1801 E. Fir St., Cottonwood.

In addition to ground crews, there is also air support in an attempt to contain the blaze.

We will provide more information as it becomes available.

Track the fire and the evacuation orders here.

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