Family makes freakish fungal find in Orem after torrential downpours

Posted at 12:52 PM, May 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-25 15:00:41-04

OREM, Utah – After recent heavy rains, an Orem woman found this gigantic mushroom growing in her yard.

Fox 13 viewer Jill De La Rioux sent us these photos and said the fungal find measures about 16 inches in diameter.

We haven’t confirmed what type of mushroom appears to be taking over her yard.

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