On July 19, 2019 at approximately 0615 hours, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a structure fire in the 22000 block of State Route 89 in Yarnell.
Deputies arrived to find three structures and a vehicle were involved. Fire fighters from Yarnell, Peoples Valley, Southern Yavapai , Wickenburg and Prescott Fire Departments worked into the afternoon to get the fire under control. As of 12:34 PM today, the majority of the fire was extinguished, and crews had begun mop up procedures.
Two of the structures were utilized both as residences and places of business. One of the residences was a total loss while the other sustained extensive damage. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Citizens can contact the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office with information or questions at 928-771-3260 or the YCSO website: www.ycsoaz.gov