Fireworks spark blaze near Cuba

CUBA, N.M. (KRQE) -Sandoval County Fire Officials say the fire sparked Tuesday afternoon on Highway 126 about two miles east of Cuba.

The six-acre blaze burned two homes and an outbuilding before crews stopped it from spreading any further. No one was injured in the fire.

Multiple agencies including the Cuba Fire Department, Sandoval County Fire Department and U.S. Forest Service responded to battle the blaze from the ground and the air.

Officials say that fire is out and that the blaze was caused by fireworks. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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