Fire crews in Roosevelt County responded to a large range fire in the eastern New Mexico area Tuesday.
The Roosevelt County Sheriff's Office says the fire broke out around 10:30 Tuesday morning south of Portales near the Carter Milk facility.
We're told fire departments from several area counties, including some in Texas, helped fight the fire.
There are no estimates on how much acreage was lost and we're told no structures were damaged.
Area motorist may want to consider alternate routes as repairs continue to Hillside Road, between Bell and Coulter streets.
The Texas A&M Forest Service said 60,000 acres have burned in the Rankin Ranch Road Fire, a large blaze burning near Miami in Roberts County.
Shamrock Volunteer Firefighter James Moya was the person injured during a blaze in Wheeler County Thursday.
Area producers are beginning to focus on long-term recovery plans after wildfires devastated more than 480,000 acres across the Texas Panhandle earlier this month.
Area producers are beginning to focus on long-term recovery plans after wildfires devastated 480,000 acres across the Texas Panhandle earlier this month.
The Texas A&M Forest Service and several other departments are responding to a fire in Oldham County, about ten miles north of Vega.