Ironwood Fire places four zones in Cordes Lakes in SET – KAFF News – Flagstaff

The Ironwood Fire burning on 229 acres near Cordes Lakes has been placed in zones YCU-2306, YCU-2327, YCU-2315 and YCU-2309 in SET. Residents should consider voluntarily relocating to a shelter or to family/friends outside the affected area. SET means staying alert and being prepared for evacuation at a moment’s notice. There are road closures at East Fremont Drive and East Brahma Drive, as well as East Fremont Drive and Thunderbird Trail. These roads will remain closed until further notice. The Ironwood Fire was reported Friday around 3:30 p.m. after an RV caught fire on northbound Interstate 17. There was reportedly ammunition in the vehicle that went off after the vehicle caught fire. The right lane of I-17 northbound is blocked near East Bloody Basin Road and there is no estimated reopening time. All southbound lanes remain open. During the early hours of the fire, a drone prevented air crews from fighting the blaze.