ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Bernalillo County Fire Department responded to two fires burning in the South Valley near 2nd St. and Sunnyslope St. on Wednesday night. BCFD says the fires have burned about three to four acres in total and says one fire sparked the other fire.

At the last update, officials said the fire was around 50% contained. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Fire burns in the South Valley on June 23, 2021 | Image courtesy Timothy Gagen