TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Fire crews are working to contain a bear grass fire near Arivaca on Wednesday May 11, 2022.
According to the Arivaca Fire District, the fire is burning between 5 to10 acres east of Arivaca.
An air tanker and helicopter have been dispatched to help contain the fire.
Fire crew encourage the public to avoid the area.
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