Evacuations in Arizona as San Rafael Fire Grows

The San Rafael Fire in Santa Cruz County, Arizona, grew quickly to 10,000 acres by Sunday, May 8, with the National Weather Service saying dangerous fire weather was set to continue until at least Wednesday.

The Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management said on Sunday that evacuations were in place for homes ahead of the fire.

The wildfire, which started on Saturday, was burning 22 miles southeast of Patagonia. Credit: Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management via Storyful

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