Brush Fire Off Highway 87, South Of Town


A brush fire is currently burning off the side of Highway 87, 19 miles south of Payson.

The fire started around 1:20 p.m. near milepost 231, 5 miles south of the State Route 188 turnoff, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

It is unknown how the fire started.

Be prepared for slow travel in the area.


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