White Mountains—As of Friday, June 12 the Bringham fire had reached 14,625 acres with 5 percent containment.

Bringham Fire near Alpine

The Bringham Fire burns south of Alpine.

The lightning caused fire is located south of Alpine on the Clifton Ranger District. Over 300  firefighters are on the fire along with 4 hotshot crews, three helicopters and various other equipment. A type 2 Southwest Incident Management Team assumed command on June 13.

Highway 191/Coronado Trail is still closed in both directions between mile-marker 189 and mile-marker 225.

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