Seeing smoke? Brush fire sparks near Loop 202 and McKellips Road

Posted at 3:33 PM, Apr 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-02 21:33:03-04

A brush fire has sparked north of the Loop 202 and west of the 101 near McKellips Road. 


The fire started shortly after 3 p.m Monday afternoon.

Mesa and Scottsdale fire crews are assisting the Salt River Fire department battle the blaze.

Salt River police officials say officers are directing traffic out of the area for people who have asthma and breathing problems.

It is unknown what started the fire.