PRIORITY ALERT: Control burn spreading outside boundary

12:29 Ponderosa fire department along with camp Navajo fire department are responding several units to the area of Silver avenue and Spitz springs road in Parks for an out of control burn that started as a controlled burn. Coconino county sheriff’s deputies are on scene and say the fire has spread to nearby bushes. Ponderosa fire has requested additional units due to the high number of homes in this area. This post will automatically update and refresh. Updates will be posted below in real time.

Update: forward progress of the fire has been stopped and crews are working to gain containment at this time