Correction: fire was burning off 178 road 2-3 miles north of SR 260 and fire crews are in the mop up stages. This is the final update and cause remains under investigation.
Fire size up 3-4 acres dozers on scene lining the fire, air attack scheduled at 2:30 pm.
A fire 8 miles west of Heber has been reported by the Forest Service. The fire is burning on both sides of SR 260 and Forest Service Road 178. The fire is currently sized up at 20 acres and fire crews and Navajo County Sheriff’s Officers are on scene. More information will be posted as it becomes available. Cause of fire is unknown at this time.