CHRISTOPHER CREEK, AZ - The Promontory Fire, located close to the Promontory Lookout on the Mogollon Rim, has now burned 200 acres and continues to grow.
The fire is burning about 1.5 miles from the closest private property in Christopher Creek and about three miles south of Bear Canyon Lake.
The fire started at 4 p.m. Sunday.
The Forest Service P.I.O. Eric Neitzel said, "The fire was human caused. It wasn't lightning."
The fire has not been contained. A management team will be assigned to the fire today.
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