YOUNG, Ariz. -- A wildfire on the Tonto National Forest has led to a precautionary evacuation of two subdivisions near Young, Ariz -- Vail Ranch and Frog Pond.
The Frog Fire burned 35-40 acres as of 9 p.m. Monday. The fire is 6 miles east/northeast from Young, Ariz.
Crews are battling the blaze from the air and on the ground. They have completed a line around the perimeter of the fire and personnel are assigned for the entire night shift.
The fire is burning in a popular vacation home area, according to Becky Woolsey Cottom, a volunteer firefighter with the Pleasant Valley Fire Dept.
The fire has already destroyed at least one structure. Woolsey Cottom said it appears the one building that burned was a cabin.
Weather conditions are helping firefighters.
The cause of the fire is unknown.