Although the Evacuee shelter is transitioning to a Service Center, that doesn't mean that the Red Cross is going away, according to Tracey Keist from the American Red Cross. It just means that the local community and businesses are very generous.
Latest update @ 2:30 pm: That smoke you see is from the Lane 2 Fire, just outside of Crown King. Overnight the fire grew from 500 acres to 2400.
One mile south of Crown King, the Lane 2 fire has caused evacuations of the entire community.
The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office (YCSO) and the US Forest Service are currently working a large wild fire south of Crown King in the Bradshaw Mountains.
The Department of Public Safety reported the crash involved an “Air Evac” helicopter based out of the Prescott Airport.