UPDATED: Large Range Fire in North Amarillo

Ariel Photo Courtesy of Coyote Flight Center
Ariel Photo Courtesy of Coyote Flight Center

A large range fire is contained in north Amarillo near Broadway and Hastings drive.

Fire crews from Potter County, Amarillo Fire Department, and the Texas Forest Service are continuing to monitor the fire.

The Potter County Sheriff's Office is asking everyone to stay off their cell phones unless it is an emergency and to NOT call 911 for information. You can call the Sheriff's Department at 379-2900 or 379-2903 for information.

Homes near Broadway and Hastings were evacuated around 4:00 this afternoon. People who need assistance can head to Pleasant Valley Baptist church on east Hastings.

People who  evacuated are now allowed to go back home.

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