Cochise County Knob Hill Fire 15% Contained

The Knob Hill Fire in Cochise County is said to be 15% contained as firefighter crews continue their battle against the fire and wind. There were approximately 20 residents evacuated and additional pre-evacuation notices were completed for the area around Dragoon Mountain ranches.

An error in the mass notification system resulted in residents as far south as Sierra Vista also receiving the pre-evacuation notices. There are no structures threatened at this time.

Pre-evacuations on the Eastside will remain in place. The evacuations on the Westside will be lifted at 17:00 hours but will remain on pre-evacuation.