Grass Fire

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors

MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121

INCIDENT TYPE:

LOCATION: 1800 S. Bangerter Highway

At 4:35 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29 the Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a grass fire at 1800 S. North Bangerter Highway.

Crews were able to extinguish the flame in about 30 minutes. Between three and five acres burned. The cause is still under investigation.

ALERT: Drivers should avoid the area. Three power poles were damaged by the fire, and they pose a potential safety threat.

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CAUSE: Under Investigation

ORIGIN: Under Investigation

FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED: 15

RESPONSE TIME: 5 minutes; fire was out by 5 p.m.

MUTUAL AID: None

INJURIES: None

DAMAGE: None

DOLLAR LOSS: Undetermined