RUIDOSO, N.M. (NEWSnet/AP) — FBI has offered a reward of up to $10,000 for details in connection with the South Fork Fire and Salt Fire, which killed two people, destroyed hundreds of homes and led to evacuation in New Mexico.

The agency seeks public assistance to identify the cause of blazes near Ruidoso, New Mexico. It said the reward is for information leading to arrest and conviction of "the person or persons responsible for starting the fires.”

Wildfire has damaged an estimated 1,400 structures. Other fallout, including downed power lines, damaged water, sewer and gas lines, and flooding continue to pose risk to firefighters and the public, according to New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department.

Flash flood warnings were canceled Saturday. Some road closures remain in effect. In Ruidoso, full-time residents will be allowed to return Monday.

On Thursday, President Joe Biden issued a disaster declaration for parts of southern New Mexico.

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