Are You Safe? | By Rob Wilson
Original Article Posted on Flagstaff Business News |
On the afternoon of Easter Sunday, the Tunnel Fire was first reported. It was a small fire of less than one acre, and after about four hours of work, the National Forest Service reported it was out.
Two days later, driven by 50 mile-per-hour winds, the smoldering Tunnel Fire reignited. Being less than two miles from the nearest homes, the “Ready, Set, Go” evacuation orders all happened in a matter of minutes at about 11 a.m. Residents had no time grab anything but the most essential of their belongings including pets and livestock. By 4 p.m., approximately 30 homes had been lost to the fire and many lives had been changed forever…
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