UPDATE: Tire fire in Naco under control, smoke no longer visible in Cochise County

Tire fire under control (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
Tire fire under control (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: Jul. 13, 2019 at 10:21 AM MST
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COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A tire fire in Naco, Sonora Mexico that had been sending smoke north into the U.S. is now under control, according to the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office.

The smoke that could be seen as far west as Sierra Vista, has substantially diminished.

The fire did not pose a threat to Cochise County and communication between Cochise County’s Emergency Services Department and the Mexican Officials during this incident was a job well done, according to CCSO.

Tire Fire in Naco Sonora The Cochise County Department of Emergency Services has advised of a tire fire currently...

Posted by Cochise County Sheriff's Office - Mark J. Dannels Sheriff on Friday, July 12, 2019

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