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No injuries in likely human-caused Salt Lake Co. fire

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Posted at 3:01 PM, Jun 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-09 18:30:55-04

SALT LAKE COUNTY — Officials say some type of explosions caused a fire in Salt Lake County Wednesday afternoon that burned in an area between Interstate-15 and Interstate-215.

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SLCo Grass Fire

Heavy smoke could be seen on FOX 13s Natural History Museum camera near 1700 South 900 West before firefighters were able to put out the fire. The fire began around 2:30 p.m.

Salt Lake County Fire (Andrea Benitez)
Salt Lake Co. fire

No injuries were reported and it is believed the fire was human-caused, although it has not yet been confirmed.

Salt Lake Co. Fire