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Authorities seek help identifying 'Turkey Farm Road Fire' suspects

Posted at 10:48 PM, Jul 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-20 01:24:03-04

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Utah — Investigators are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects responsible for starting a wildfire this week in southern Utah.

The "Turkey Farm Road Fire" was sparked Monday night by fireworks, according to state wildfire officials.

The blaze destroyed one outbuilding and was last estimated at 11,993 acres, burning north of St. George and west of Washington City. Fire crews have gained 85 percent containment as of Sunday night.

Authorities are looking to identify three teenage males driving a white sedan (pictured below) Monday night on Cottonwood Road.

Anyone who recognizes the vehicle or has other information should call the established tip line at (775) 355-5337.