Smith Fire in Cochise County has burned 200 acres

Posted at 3:34 PM, Jun 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-07 18:57:30-04

A new wildfire has started burning in Cochise County.

The Smith Fire reported at 2:30 p.m., has burned a total of 200 acres.

The fire is burning about seven miles northeast of Sonoita in the Las Cienegas National Conservation Area.



There is approximately 80 personnel working on the fire.

The highway has been shut down at just east of the Sonoita Crossroads (junction of Hwy 82 & 83) and Upper Elgin Road by Rain Valley.

We're working to gather more details on this developing story.