Breaking News!!: Mohave Valley, AZ: Brush fires at 2 separate locations caused power outage.
Firefighters from the Mohave Valley Fire Department responded to 2 separate fires in Mohave Valley, Arizona on Wednesday, June, 6th 2018.
A brush fire was reported at around 6:00pm MST near Aquarius Drive and Regents Road, and the second brush fire was reported at around 6:30pm MST at the corner of Jerome and Mountain View.
Both brush fire caused power to go out in the surrounding area of where the brush fire occurred.
According to Fire Marshall Don Gibson with the Mohave Valley Fire Department, “The little fire that was started by the power line that one is out it was only a five by five spot. The fire at Jerome and Mountain View is 100% contained but not out.”
Utility crews from the Mohave Electric Cooperative are working on the downed power lines and power is being restored to affected areas.
Crews from Golden Valley Cable and Communication are also seen checking on internet service and making repairs to any affected areas.
The cause of the brush fires are under investigation.