Residents in Mohave County Evacuate as Flag Fire Spreads

A wildfire in the Hualapai Mountains, in Mohave County, Arizona, prompted immediate evacuations in the area on April 25.

Evacuation orders for residents living in the Hualapai Mountain Park, Lodge, and the Pine Lake Community were in place on Sunday.

The Bureau of Land Management said the Flag Fire was reported on Sunday at around 2pm and originated between the Flag Mine and Wild Cow Campground.

The National Weather Service said smoke from the Flag Fire was visible on satellite south-east of Kingman, Mohave County, on Sunday. Credit: Phil Durrett via Storyful