Wildfire near Santo Domingo Pueblo quickly contained

September 4, 2018

A small wildfire was contained on Santo Domingo Pueblo on Sunday night without injuries after posing a threat to nearby homes, Sandoval County Fire Department Chief James Maxon said.

Maxon said the contained fire was 12 acres Monday and no longer a threat. While the cause is still unknown, he said the fire started Sunday evening.

Seven agencies, including the Santa Fe County Fire Department, responded to contain the fire.

“It was a successful firefighting operation,” Maxon said.

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