The Rural Metro Fire Department is working with the Tonto National Forest to put out a 35-acre brush fire near the Lower Salt River Recreation area on Wednesday.
Air operations underway to control brush fire @ Lower Salt River Rec area. pic.twitter.com/fuCCmSmvxn
— RuralMetroCorp (@RuralMetroCAZ) June 1, 2016
Officials said the fire has not threatened any structures or State Route 87. Flames were still visible shortly after 4 p.m.
It is not clear what started the fire.