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Frye Fire continues to burn through Pinaleno mountain range

Posted at 9:00 AM, Jun 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-20 12:00:51-04

The Frye Fire area closure has expanded to all campgrounds, roadways and trail systems within the Forest Boundary in the Pinaleno mountain range.

The lightning-caused fire began June 7.

The fire has burned 10,896 acres and is currently 16 percent contained according to the Coronado National Forest.

There are currently 738 people assigned with 25 engines and 7 helicopters.

Temporary flight restrictions remain in effect until further notice.

Stay with KGUN9 and for updates on the Frye Fire.