Brush fire sparks off of Redwood Rd.

Posted at 4:09 PM, Jul 26, 2012

SALT LAKE CITY — A brush fire started Thursday morning that neared buildings on Redwood Road.

Fire crews responded to the fire at 150 N. Redwood Road at about 4:21 a.m.

Firefighters say the fire came within 20 feet from homes on the west side of the street.

Crews were able to contain the fire to about three acres before it was extinguished.

Salt Lake City Fire spokesman Jason Asay says the burn area is a known transient camp.