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'Soldier Fire' near Eagle Mountain 90% contained

Posted at 7:57 PM, Jul 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-25 22:23:03-04

EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — A new human-caused wildfire was started in Utah County Saturday evening.

The "Soldier Fire" started around 5 p.m. near Eagle Mountain, according to state wildfire officials.

Ground and air crews responded, and the fire was 90 percent contained at 396 acres as of 8 p.m. Saturday.

Structures were threatened, but no closures or evacuations were put in place.

It was was caused by an ATV.