Work is underway, Thursday, January 24, at the Trafalgar Road Fire site in Bella Vista, according to the Trafalgar Fire Information Page website.
Engineers are there with Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) and their contractors.
Crews arrived there around 8 a.m. with heavy equipment and are digging a trench on the fire’s far south end. The goal is to prevent the fire from spreading, according to the website.
Only authorized personnel are allowed to access the area, according to the website’s latest update.