Official: Arizona wildfire grows as crews are 'fighting fire with fire' to rob blaze of fuels

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: June 29, 2014 - 11:25 PM

VERNON, Ariz. — A wildfire in eastern Arizona's White Mountains grew by about a square mile on Sunday, but the expansion followed successful burnout operations by crews that an official said was "fighting fire with fire."

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