Fire crews from multiple agencies are responding to a new wildfire on Mount Timpanogos in Utah County. | Coleman Inouye
OREM — Fire crews from multiple agencies are responding to a new wildfire on Mount Timpanogos.
Firefighters were sent to the area of 1000 E. Cascade Drive in Orem, according to the Pleasant Grove Fire Department.
Officials are asking locals to avoid the area and keep drones grounded to assist firefighters.
Dubbed the Range Fire, officials said it was estimated at 15 acres and growing. No structures were threatened and the cause is under investigation, according to Utah Fire Info.
Additional information will be posted throughout the day.
Air and ground resources from multiple agencies are suppressing the #RangeFire located in Utah County. The fire is estimated at 15 acres and growing. The cause is under investigation. No structures are threatened. #ffslkw pic.twitter.com/VuEqzQ3nQ8
— Utah Fire Info (@UtahWildfire) October 17, 2020
Source:: Deseret News – Utah News