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Fire burning between Benson and Willcox, rest stop evacuated

Posted at 8:44 PM, Jun 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-09 01:10:07-04

A rest stop has been evacuated between Benson and Willcox due to a wildfire burning at milepost 320 on Interstate 10.

According to Tiffany Davila with the Department of Forestry and Fire Management, the Texas Fire is 15-20 acres in size.

Davila says the fire started from a semi-truck fire.

One eastbound lane on Interstate 10 is closed.