Woodbury Fire now at 50,494 acres

Woodbury Fire now at 50,494 acres at 41% containment

The Gila County Sheriff's Office has announced an evacuation alert for Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake area residents.

All residents are asked to GO at this time!

Go! Evacuate Now.

If you are unable to evacuate, call 911.

For more information on Ready, Set, Go, go to Readyforwildfire.org

Residents should leave the area immediately. Be sure to take any medications, pets, family valuables etc. with you, close all windows including window coverings, and leave all doors closed.

A temporary shelter facility has been established for community members and small pets at Lee Kornegay School, 4735 S Ragus Rd., Miami, AZ, 85539. Livestock are being sheltered at the Gila County Fairgrounds. For those who are unable to evacuate livestock, paint phone numbers on animals for future identification before turning them loose.

For more information on current fire conditions visit https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6382/

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