ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors
MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121
INCIDENT TYPE: Wild Fire Deployment
LOCATION: Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City firefighters joined with firefighters from Draper, West Valley and Unified Fire to assist with the Pole Creek Fire in Juab County. Each department provided four firefighters as well as engines. The group departed today for Nephi to join the growing number of departments from around the State in combating the blaze that has reportedly grown to 20,000 acres and put communities in jeopardy. “Hopefully we will be able to take some of the pressure off of the firefighters that are already working hard on this fire” , said Captain Matt Taylor of Salt Lake City Fire.
NUMBER OF ALARMS:
MUTUAL AID: None
DOLLAR LOSS: Undetermined