ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors
MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121
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.
CAUSE: Under Investigation
ORIGIN: Under Investigation
FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED: 15
RESPONSE TIME: 5 minutes; fire was out by 5 p.m.
MUTUAL AID: None
DOLLAR LOSS: Undetermined