WILLIAMS—Smoke from the Doce fire in Prescott surprised residents and visitors in Williams today. The wind-driven fire is reported to have scorched up to 2000-acres, thus far, and caused the evacuation of homes. No homes were reported damaged as of yet.
The smoke has caused problems for some with respiratory problems.
Prescott eNews reported earlier
The fire is off Iron Springs Road, close to Granite Mountain. It is very easily seen in Williamson Valley.
Central Yavapai Fire District is on hand, and Prescott Fire and the Forest Service crews are on the way. Helicopters are already flying to ascertain the situation.
It is currently 100 acres at Mile Post 8, off Iron Springs Road.
They also have recommendations in the event that you have to evacuate.
More fire fighting crews have been called in for tomorrow. It is unclear if the fire is under control.