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The Drexel Heights Fire District responded to a fire in a residential neighborhood at the 3200 block of west Avenida Obregon (Los Reales Road and Camino de La Tierra). Upon DHFD's arrival, just minutes after the 911 dispatch, they arrived on scene to find two vehicles, a carport, and the roof of the residence home in flames.
Elementary students with Rattlesnake Ridge had the opportunity to partner with Northwest Fire District as part of the department's Mini Muster's program, which helps celebrate Fire Prevention Month. Students were educated on basic fire drills, such as operating a real fire hose and wearing full fire gear. The department also spoke on the importance of taking measures to prevent fires.
A 12-year old playing with a lighter caused this porch fire on Tuesday.
A higher view of the wildfire that spread through residential areas in the town of Oracle on June 12.
Wildland firefighters work to extinguish remaining hotspots after a wildfire burned 3.96 acres on June 12. The fire also damaged three structures.
The home of Jim and Sherry Huffman was saved from the wildfire in Oracle on June 12.
A home was nearly lost during a wildfire that spread through the town of Oracle on June 12.
Using a high-pressured hose, Wildland firefighters break up remaining hot spots left from the fire on June 12.
A Wildland firefighter, lit by emergency lights from a fire truck, breaks up smoldering remants of a tree that was burned during the fire in Oracle on June 12.
Wildland firefighters make thier way around a property line where they saved one of the nearby homes.
A group of Wildland Firefighters extinguish a stump that was smoldering after a fire swept through a residential area in the town of Oracle on June 12.
As the fire was being fully contained, small flames continued to burn around firefighters.
Ashes fills the air after a Wildland Firefighter chopped a smoldering branch.
Rachelle Ferris took this picture of a sunrise at Catalina State park during a trail run.
Randall Moody said the Santa Catalina Mountains appeared to be on fire early March after late afternoon rain.