State Route 87 reopens south of Payson

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX -- State Route 87 has completely reopened, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

A brush fire closed the highway from the Bush Highway to the junction with State Route 188 around 5 p.m.

Additional information on active brushfires can be obtained through the Arizona Division of Emergency Management at For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at or call 5-1-1.