New fires spark up in New Mexico

Posted at: 06/06/2013 8:12 PM
Updated at: 06/06/2013 9:09 PM
By: KOB.com Staff



Fire officials say four new, small fires started in New Mexico Thursday evening.

The Chael Fire is burning four to six acres of private property southwest of Cook's Peak near Angel Fire.

The Game Ranch fire is burning near Mt. Taylor outside of Grants, forest officials said. Only two to five acres are burning there. No structures are currently threatened. Officials do not have a cause of the fire.

Another small fire is burning outside of Magdalena. Two to three acres are currently burning on the northwest side of the San Mateo Mountains. No structures are threatened at this time.

And a fire, which is also small, is burning outside of Mora.