Curtis fire is now 90% contained
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — All evacuations at the Lincoln National Forest have now been lifted where a wildfire was burning just North of Highway 130 near the Curtis Canyon Dam in Mayhill, NM.
The fire started Wednesday evening, closing down Highway 130 and 82 and evacuating more than a dozen homes.
The Curtis fire is now 90% contained with little to no fire activity observed.
Three engines and hand crews will remain on the fire for mop up operations.
Officials believe the fire is human-caused but it's still under investigation.