Fire along Interstate 17

The Badger Springs Fire on Interstate 17 south of Flagstaff and southeast of Prescott broke out Friday evening and, as of Saturday, had grown to 1,500 acres. Fire officials still are investigating the cause. The fire is one of more than a half-dozen wildfires burning in Arizona, including several prescribed burns ordered to reduce the threat of future big wildfires.

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