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Wildfire burning in Parker Canyon at 20 acres

Wildfire burning in Parker Canyon at 20 acres

CREATED Mar 4, 2012

Web Producer: Marissa Pasquet

SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - A fire in Parker Canyon is filling the Sierra Vista area with smoke, but not threatening any communities or structures at this time.

U.S. Forest Service spokesperson Hedi Schewel says the fire was reported around noon Saturday and is currently at about 20 acres in size.

The fire is burning near Parker Canyon Lake, near Mile Marker 5 off of State Route 83 and is believed to be human-caused.

U.S. Forest Service says the fire is under control and fire crews have stopped the movement of the fire at this time.

Stay tuned KGUN9 News for the latest developments on the fire.