Yuma Fire Department Press Releases


Apr
19
2017
Arson Brush Fire

From Sunday April 9, 2017 through Saturday April 15, 2017 the Yuma Fire Department responded to 272 emergency calls for service

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Apr
17
2017
Green Waste Fire

Since Saturday evening April 15, 2017 a fire has been burning west of Avenue A in the 2300 block of west County 12th Street. This is a very large green waste/mulch fire and it is creating a great deal of smoke. This smoke is generating calls and complaints to the City of Yuma and to the Yuma Fire Department. The fire is burning outside of the Yuma city limits and not within the jurisdiction, or authority, of the City of Yuma or the Yuma Fire Department.

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Apr
14
2017
RV Fire

On Thursday April 13, 2017, at about 10:45 pm, a fire was initially reported in the area of 24th St and Arizona Avenue. Additional information continued to come in to responders and the fire was located in the 900 block of East Harvard Street. Firefighters found a travel trailer and shed fully on fire in the backyard of 905 East Harvard Street. The fire was quickly extinguished before it could spread to a mobile home on the property, or other homes nearby.

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Apr
13
2017
Thacker Ditch Fire

From Sunday April 2, 2017 through Saturday April 8, 2017 the Yuma Fire Department responded to 271 emergency calls for service

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