Albuquerque, New Mexico 2020-10-18 20:15:57 –
Taos, New Mexico (KRQE)-Sunday, the US Forest Service reported a new fire broke out in the Camino Real Ranger area of Carson National Forest on Saturday night. The Luna fire is currently burning at altitudes of 11,000 to 9,000 feet. The fuel source is high altitude mixed spruce up to Ponderosa pine.
The fire brigade is currently heading for a burning fire two miles north and northeast of Chacon, New Mexico. Smoke can be found in communities around Angel Fire, Black Lake, Guadalupita, Mora, and Taos. Authorities say there are no direct threats to these communities at this time. This is a developing story and News 13 will provide updates when it becomes available.