UPDATE: Brush Fire Grows in Whitewater
WHITEWATER - Tuesday afternoon firefighters continue to battle a growing brush fire.
It was reported around 2:15 p.m. near the windmills in Whitewater Canyon. It is currently at 80 acres and containment numbers are not available.
Two air tankers, a helicopter and 150 firefighters from the county, the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management were sent to the scene. No injuries have been reported and no structures are being threatened.
UPDATE: The brush fire is now fully contained. The fire scorched 90 acres.