Escondida Fire Update
Monday, June 13, 2016, 2:20 PM
The Escondida Fire in Socorro County has burned a total of 524 acres. The fire is approximately 78% contained. Resources continue to mop up and monitor the site. Structures are no longer considered under threat. The fire has been downgraded to a Type IV incident from a Type III. Local and federal resources have been released. Remaining at the fire are two Returning Heroes Wildland Firefighter crews and four NM State Forestry Type VI engines.