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Sunday, July 8, 2012

Fire that closed Beeline now contained


LONG FIRE UPDATE
8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7
SUMMARY: 
·        Fire which began Saturday (multiple starts) along median and on west side of Hwy. 87 is estimated at about 30 acres in size and is contained.
·        Air and ground resources were successfully deployed to suppress these multiple fire starts.
·        Payson and Tonto Basin fire departments, DPS, and Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) were cooperators.
·        Both north and southbound Arizona 87 were closed by the fire, but reopened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday evening.  For updates, check with DPS. 

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