Highway Closure and Fire Info as of June 22

BackboneFireHotlineRedCrossHotline350Update as of June 22, 2021

Highway Closures updated frequently at   https://www.az511.com/
The Backbone Fire forced closures on State Route 87 and State Route 260 
* State Route 260 from Star Valley to Clay Springs 
* Fires have also closed State Route 377 from Heber to Holbrook. 
* Fires have additionally closed State Route 277 from SR 377 to Heber.
ROAD CLOSURES and FIRE UPDATES are also posteed on the Gila County Sheriff's Office page
SR 260 is closed in both directions between Camp Verde at milepost 227 and State Route 87 at milepost 252.
SR 87 is closed in both directions between Houston Mesa Road in Payson at milepost 255 and Lake Mary Road at milepost 290.
And the Telegraph Fire continues to close State Route 77 
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Backbone Fire information line  928-362-4088

Questions regarding sheltering for people and pets
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Gila County Health and Emergency Management

FIRE UPDATES on the Telegraph Fire are posted here

Telegraph Fire info 

Mescal Fire