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Dixie National Forest officials investigating graffiti at Hell's Backbone

Graffiti at Dixie National Forest
Posted at 10:27 AM, Sep 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-23 12:27:18-04

GARFIELD COUNTY, Utah — Law enforcement officers are investigating acts of vandalism on the Hell's Backbone bridge in Dixie National Forest.

According to the U.S. Forest Service, someone spray-painted graffiti on the bridge Saturday.

USFS shared a photo of the graffiti on Facebook. The words "Vote," "America" and "We The People" were painted in white lettering along a guard rail on the bridge, and the initialisms "BLM" and "ACAB" were painted in black along a concrete beam supporting the guard rail.

Anyone with information on the vandalism is urged to contact Dixie National Forest officials at 435-965-3700 or send them a direct message on Facebook.