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Siphon Fire burning southwest of Willcox

Siphon Fire burning southwest of Willcox
Posted at 9:25 AM, Jul 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-06 12:25:47-04

The Siphon Fire is burning 18 miles southwest of Willcox after lightning struck on July 4.

The fire has burned 271 acres and is 20 percent contained. 

There are 83 people assigned to assist, 2 crews, 6 engines, 2 tenders, 3 helicopters and miscellaneous overhead. 

Three primary residences evacuated when the fire started, but they have returned home.

Stage 2 fire restrictions are in effect for Cochise, Greenlee, Graham, Pima, Pinal, and Santa Cruz counties on state-owned and state-managed lands. 

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