A wildfire breaks out in the town of Mesa on Thursday night. It has consumed homes and continues to burn. Homes have been evacuated along Highway 65 from KE Road to KE and ½ Road.
Witnesses are telling 11 News that they have been hearing explosions in the area. Thursday night we talked with Jeff Davis of Mesa. He saw what happened as the fire broke out at one home and then spread to others.
Officials used reverse 911 calls to evacuate 45 homes.