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New wildfire start: Morgan Canyon Fire in Tooele County

Morgan Canyon Fire
Posted at 8:15 AM, Jun 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-18 12:09:13-04

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah — A new wildfire was reported early Friday morning.

It is called the Morgan Canyon Fire and is located between Grantsville and Rush Valley off of the Mormon Trail Road in Tooele County.

The fire had burned around 50 acres by 8:00 a.m. and the cause is still under investigation.

Two hotshot crews have been assigned to battle the blaze.