Several Fire Reported Along Highway-73 on Fort Apache Indian Reservation

Friday it was reported that several fires were along Highway-73 between Canyon Day and Cedar Creek on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation.  Officials late Friday afternoon estimated that in all, 400-acres were on fire. Numerous resources were on scene along with heavy air tankers. Highway-73 from Canyon Day to Carrizo Junction was closed. A pre-evacuation notification was immediately issued for the residents of Cedar Creek. The fires are under investigation.