2016/07/23

14:00 hrs

ELK FIRE

The US Forest Service – Lakeside Ranger District will be managing a fire approximately

 

2.5 miles north of the community of Sky Hi off to the east of the FS 182 road.

 

This fire is known as the “ELK FIRE”. The fire is approximately 10 acres

 

and is expected to grow to approximately 100 acres by the end of today.

 

Smoke will possibly impact the Sky Hi and the Pinetop/Lakeside areas.

 

Three type 3 engines and 22 personnel.