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Carr Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford, two men cited for reckless burning

Posted: 5:14 PM, Apr 26, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-27 00:05:51Z
Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford
Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford
Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford
Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford
Fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford

Several agencies are responding to a fire burning off Highway 92 near Hereford that has burned about 300 acres.

There are no evacuation orders, and authorities are asking the public avoid the area 

At this time, the following roads are closed Highway 92 from Ramsey Canyon Rd. to Hereford Rd is currently closed.

Drivers are asked to use an alternate route and avoid this area until further notice.

Deputies located the origin of the fire which was on private property.

Two men, 16 and 18-years old, were cited for Reckless Burning after admitting to starting the fire by lighting a shopping cart on fire.

Stay with KGUN9 and kgun9.com for the latest on this developing fire.