Local News
7:58 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Albuquerque Firefighters Contain Foothills Blaze

Albuquerque firefighters contained a fire in rugged terrain in the city's northeastern foothills Sunday evening.

The Fire Department says 22 firefighters used hand tools to battle the fire.

Firefighters will be on scene Monday morning to determine the size of the fire and to check for any hot spots.

Calm weather helped firefighters' efforts Sunday evening.

The cause of the fire hasn't yet been determined.