News – Accident, Rescue…

Possible rollover accident on Mt. Lemmon Highway – KGUN9 – auto accident at the base of the mountain.

Dry Conditions Trigger Increased Fire Restrictions in Southeastern Arizona – two highlights for hikers (more details in the link): ‘Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire, charcoal, coal, or wood stove including fires in developed campgrounds or improved sites’ is prohibited, ‘Pressurized liquid or gas stoves, lanterns and heaters possessing shut-off devices are allowed. When using a portable stove, make sure the area is clear of grasses and other fine fuels’.

Heat-exhausted hikers rescued from Catalina State Park – KGUN9.

Mother, 3 children rescued on Mount Lemmon – Arizona Daily Star, Mother and Children Rescued on Mount Lemmon – Pima County Sheriffs Department – A rescue on the Brush Corral Trail.

Chemical spill on Catalina Highway – Arizona Daily Star – Muriatic acid was reported as the chemical involved, located at the intersection of Houghton Road and the Catalina Highway.

Mt. Lemmon Sky Ride – Explorer News – “The Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley ski lift is open as a Sky Ride, Thursdays through Mondays, during the summer. The Sky Ride to the summit and back takes about one hour, and travels from 8,200 feet in elevation to 9,100 feet in elevation.”

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