Wildfire Incident Information
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This fire is no longer active
100% contained
Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
1 year, 11 months ago
Fire Start
Friday, June 5, 2020 10:54 PM MST
Incident #
2020-AZA3S-000747
Dispatch Notes
Contain: 06/11/20 0930 | Control: 06/13/20 1800 | Out: 06/13/20 2000
Primary Fire Agency

Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management — Southeast District

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Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 2 years ago

Incident Photo for the Tortolita Fire

Tortolita is now 100% contained as of Thursday, June 11, 2020. Final acreage is 3,140 and that is due to better, more accurate mapping. The fire started last Friday by a lightning strike after a thunderstorm rolled over the Tortolita Mountains, north of Oro Valley. One engine remains to patrol and monitor containment lines.

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Lightning
Date of Origin
Friday, June 5, 2020 9:00 PM MST
Location
Tortolita Mountains, North of Oro Valley
Incident Commander
Byron Kimball, DFFM
Incident Description
Wildfire
Coordinates
32.529, -111.035

Current Situation

Total Personnel
90
Size (Acres)
3,140
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
grass, dry brush & other veg

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns
wind gusts

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Tiffany Davila
Email: tdavila@dffm.az.gov
Phone: 602-540-1036
Fire Unit Information
Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management - State Office
1110 W. Washington Suite 100 Phoenix Arizona 85007
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Dispatch Center Contact

Arizona Interagency Dispatch Center (AZ-ADC)

Phoenix, AZ

800-309-7081

https://dffm.az.gov/fire/dispatch