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Flames were visible over the rim at about 8 p.m. Tuesday. VVN/Jon Pelletier

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Update 11:30 a.m.: More crews arrive to fight Slide Fire

The Slide Fire in Oak Creek Canyon north of Slide Rock State Park is burning northward up the canyon, the AZ Emergency Information Network reported Wednesday morning.There are about 100 structures currently threatened north of Slide Rock State Park, which include private homes as well vacation resort cabins and a Forest Service Lookout tower.


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