Navajo Times | Donovan Quintero
A firefighter surveys a large brushfire from the edge of a 100-foot cliff Saturday afternoon in Shiprock. The cause of the fire is not known.
Published November 20, 2016
SHIPROCK – By the afternoon, an area about the size of three football fields burned.Fire crews battled a large brushfire Saturday afternoon along the north side of the San Juan River.
Fire crews struggled to gain control of the brushfire as it burned along the side of a 100-foot cliff.
The fire continues to burn at this time.
The cause of the fire is not known. No injuries were reported.
Editor’s Note: This article was first published on Saturday, November 19, 2016 in the .Navajo Times Used with permission. All rights reserved.