The American Red Cross will set up a shelter at Yavapai College, 1100 E Sheldon St., in Prescott for residents who have evacuated from Walker. The fire area estimate remains at approximately 2 acres. Flames have subsided somewhat but wind remains a factor.
USFS is the lead on the fire out of the Prescott National Forest office. Residents will be allowed back into the area under escort to retrieve pets/medications/etc. Please contact personnel at any roadblock for assistance. Evacuations for the target area remain underway. USFS has labeled this incident the Boundary Fire. Road blocks into Walker are in position.
The Yavapai County Emergency Operations Center has been activated. Fire status will be updated as soon as possible.