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'Powerline Fire' threatens Juab Co. natural gas plant, electric lines, commercial greenhouse

Posted at 7:23 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 23:31:35-04

JUAB COUNTY, Utah — A new fire ignited Monday in Juab County and is threatening multiple structures.

The "Powerline Fire" is burning west of Mona at an estimated 1,000 acres, according to state wildfire officials. It started shortly after 5 p.m.

The blaze is threatening a natural gas power plant, high voltage transmission lines and a large commercial tomato greenhouse.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.