Road reopens after suspected explosive device found in Cottonwood Heights

Posted at 11:26 AM, Jun 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-08 14:18:23-04

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah — Cottonwood Heights police have reopened 3000 E after a temporary closure Monday morning they said was necessitated by the discovery of a suspected explosive device.

The device was found at the U.S. Forest Service’s Ranger District building, 6944 S 3000 E.

Police temporarily closed the northbound and southbound lanes of 3000 E at 6900 S.

A bomb squad and fire officials responded to the scene.

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