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Lightning sparks 2 small wildfires in Box Elder County

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Posted at 9:02 AM, Jul 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-29 11:04:02-04

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — Lightning strikes started two small wildfires in far north Utah on Wednesday.

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According to Utah Fire Info., the fires were in the Devil's Playground Area in Box Elder County.

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Local firefighters, US Fish and Wildlife, and US Forest Service believed they would be able to contain both fires by mid afternoon Thursday.