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Crews respond to wildfire south of Prescott near Palace Station

Officials with the Prescott National Forest say crews are fighting a wildfire south of Prescott near Palace Station.

The blaze was reported late Wednesday afternoon. It’s been named the Yankee Doodle Fire.

It’s reportedly 5-10 acres in size at this time. Firefighters are on scene using a full suppression strategy to gain 100 percent containment.

Smoke may be visible from multiple locations including Wilhoit, Mayer, and Prescott Valley.

Officials say there are currently no values at risk.