LOCAL NEWS

Fire Damages Ogden latter-day Saint Church, Officials Say

Jun 28, 2019, 3:56 PM
FILE (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
(Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

OGDEN, Utah — Fire crews are investigating a blaze that damaged a meeting house of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ogden on Friday morning.

There were no injuries in the fire, which happened about 10:35 a.m. at the church building at 550 E. 900 North, according to a news release from the Ogden Fire Department.

Firefighters saw smoke when they arrived at the building and put out the fire, which was isolated to one wing of the building, according to the news release. No one was in the building at the time.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Officials estimate the damage at about $40,000, according to the release.

Read the full story at KSL.com.

KSL 5 TV Live

Top Stories

Local News

Luke Bowman, chief pilot for the Utah Department of Public Safety's Aero Bureau, describes Thursday...
Pat Reavy, KSL.com

Pilot recounts rescue of ‘very fortunate’ helicopter crew that crashed in La Sal Mountains

The pilot who helped rescue three crew members in a La Sal Mountains helicopter crash on Thursday says the group is lucky the wreckage didn't slide down the mountainside.
19 hours ago
Theives often hit Heebeegeebees comic stor...
Mike Anderson

Retail theft takes a hard toll on small local businesses

Inflation isn't the only force behind rising prices as the former CEOs of Walmart and Home Depot say retail theft is growing at epidemic levels.
19 hours ago
The new Utah State Prison is pictured in Salt Lake City on Oct. 21, 2021. (Kristin Murphy/Deseret N...
Madison Swenson

Utah Dept. of Health and Human Services to take over health care in state’s prison system

The Utah Department of Corrections announced Friday that health care in the state's prison system will be controlled by the Department of Health and Human Services beginning July 1, 2023.
19 hours ago
(KSL TV)...
Eliza Pace

Utah Department of Public Safety reports 96 hate crimes in 2021

There were 96 total hate crimes in Utah in 2021. Here's the groups they targeted.
19 hours ago
FILE (Mark Wetzel, KSL TV)...
Madison Swenson

Suspect outstanding after high-speed chase in Davis County

Authorities are searching for a suspect after troopers say the individual led them on a high-speed chase through Davis County and hit an officer's car.
19 hours ago
The Salt Lake County district attorney concluded Friday that the actions of officers involved in tw...
Pat Reavy, KSL.com

Utah officers’ actions in 2 police shootings were legally justified, report says

The Salt Lake County district attorney concluded Friday that the actions of officers involved in two separate 2021 police shootings in South Jordan and Salt Lake City were legally justified.
19 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

notebook with password notes highlighted...
PC Laptops

How to Create Strong Passwords You Can Actually Remember

Learn how you can create strong passwords that are actually easy to remember! In a short time you can create new ones in seconds.
house with for rent sign posted...
Chase Harrington, president and COO of Entrata

Top 5 reasons you may want to consider apartment life over owning a home

There are many benefits of renting that can be overshadowed by the allure of buying a home. Here are five reasons why renting might be right for you.
Festive kitchen in Christmas decorations. Christmas dining room....
Lighting Design

6 Holiday Decor Trends to Try in 2022

We've rounded out the top 6 holiday decor trends for 2022 so you can be ahead of the game before you start shopping. 
Happy diverse college or university students are having fun on their graduation day...
BYU MBA at the Marriott School of Business

How to choose what MBA program is right for you: Take this quiz before you apply!

Wondering what MBA program is right for you? Take this quiz before you apply to see if it will help you meet your goals.
Diverse Group of Energetic Professionals Team Meeting in Modern Office: Brainstorming IT Programmer...
Les Olson

Don’t let a ransomware attack get you down | Protect your workplace today with cyber insurance

Business owners and operators should be on guard to protect their workplace. Cyber insurance can protect you from online attacks.
Hand turning a thermostat knob to increase savings by decreasing energy consumption. Composite imag...
Lighting Design

5 Lighting Tips to Save Energy and Money in Your Home

Advances in lighting technology make it easier to use smart features to cut costs. Read for tips to save energy by using different lighting strategies in your home.
Fire Damages Ogden latter-day Saint Church, Officials Say