News Update!!: Willow Valley, AZ: Brush fire contained.

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News Update!!: Willow Valley, AZ: Brush fire contained.

The brush fire that was burning west of Mohave Valley Highway in Willow Valley, Arizona in contained at around 1:40am MST on Sunday, July 5th, 2015.

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ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary A. Lopez rushed to the brush fire and took the pictures above as well as videos below of the brush fire burning an estimated 15 acres.

– Video: ZachNews Reporting: Brush Fire.

– Video: ZachNews Reporting 2: Brush Fire.

– Video: Brush Fire.

Many fire department crews were battling this brush fire including Mohave Valley Fire Department.

The brush fire reportedly came in at around 11:30pm MST on Saturday, July 4th, 2015 and was burning along the Colorado River near Dike Road just south of Willow Drive in Willow Valley, Arizona.

The brush fire did not jump the Colorado River into Needles, California, but fire department crews from reportedly San Bernardino County Fire Department were standing by in cause the brush fire did and San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department were also seen driving along the Colorado River near homes.

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This picture from Jimmy Trahin Jr. shows the brush fire in Willow Valley, Arizona from across the Colorado River along Budweiser Road in Needles, California.

The cause into the fire is under investigation, but fire department are checking reports of fireworks shooting off near the area.

Stay tuned to ZachNews for more news updates with more information regarding this news story.

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