Walker Road

Prescribed Burns

Pile Burning Planned in the Prescott Basin on the Bradshaw Ranger District

Fire Managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to take advantage of the moisture received and burn debris piles near Lynx Lake and in the Walker Road area.  Ignitions are planned to start on Thursday November 10, 2022, and continue through Wednesday November 23, 2022, as favorable weather conditions allow. Fire managers expect smoke impacts to

Emergency Services

Single Vehicle Injury Accident on Walker Rd

A single vehicle injury accident occurred on Walker Rd at mile marker 9.1 in Prescott yesterday at approximately 1:30 pm. A cement truck was traveling southbound on Walker Road when it approached a sharp corner in the road. As the truck slowed down to a sudden stop because of traffic, it began rolling back down

Prescott National Forest

Pile Burning Planned in the Prescott Basin on the Bradshaw RD

Fire Managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to burn debris piles near the community of Groom Creek, in and around Iron Springs, Lynx Lake, Walker Road, Goldwater Lake and near White Spar Campground.  Recent moisture and higher humidity provide desired conditions to burn piles created from previous fuels reduction projects.  Ignitions are planned to

Crime

Tips From the Public and Detective Work Lead to the Arrest of Road Rage Suspect

On April 29, 2021, YCSO detectives arrested 70-year-old Erik Engdahl in connection with a road rage incident that occurred on Walker Road near the South Shore entrance to Lynx Lake in March. The incident occurred on March 19th, 2021, just after 2 pm, on Walker Road near the South Shore entrance to Lynx Lake, Prescott.

Legal Beat

YCSO Seeking Suspect who shot at Occupied Vehicle during Road Rage Incident

On March 19, 2021, just after 2 pm, deputies responded to a reported road rage incident that occurred on Walker Road near the South Shore entrance to Lynx Lake, Prescott, AZ. The suspect vehicle is described as a late 1990’s to early 2000’s white Toyota-4 Runner, slightly lifted, with white bumpers towing a single axle