Avondale Fire Forces Evacuations As Precaution

Avondale Fire burning salt cedar in riverbed. [Photo courtesy AZ Forestry]

AVONDALE — Fire crews are working to put out a brush fire that sparked in Avondale Friday evening.

Fire officials report that the fire has consumed approximately 500 acres.

People included in the evacuation are those living in the area south of Southern Avenue, North of Indian Spring Rd., West of 119 Ave., East of El Mirage.

Officials say the homes were evacuated as a precaution.

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