The Prison Fire, near the old prisoner of war camp in the Santa Catalina Mountains, is 100% contained this morning. The fire began with a lightning strike the evening of June 30th. Fire fighters from the Santa Catalina District of the Coronado National Forest will continue to monitor the fire perimeter to insure it is secure over the next week. The fire burned a total of 270 acres of grass and brush.
|Date of Origin||Sunday June 30th, 2013 approx. 06:00 PM|
|Location||MP 7 Catalina highway|
|Incident Commander||Leo Holly|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday July 06th, 2013 approx. 06:00 PM|
Grass and brush, some oaks
Mop up, patrol, monitor
The fire is now 100% contained