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Authorities Report New Fire Start In Carbon County

Graphic: Utah Fire Info

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Carbon County Sheriff’s Office on Monday reported a new wildfire southeast of East Carbon.

Authorities said the Water Canyon Fire is approximately 100 acres, and crews have called in air support to fight the blaze.

The cause is currently unknown.

There are five other fires currently burning in the state, according to Utah Fire Info.

Upper Provo Wildfire

Location: Utah County

Start date: July 31

Size: 336 acres

Contained: 5%

Cause: Human caused, under investigation

Hollow Fire

Location: Sanpete County

Start date: July 31

Size: 1,416 acres

Contained: 40%

Cause: Under investigation

Split Fire

Location: Uintah County

Start date: June 26

Size: 18 acres

Contained: Unknown

Cause: Lightning

Howell Peak Fire

Location: Millard County

Start date: July 19

Size: 1,885 acres

Contained: 75%

Cause: Unknown

Pine Hollow Fire

Location: Kane County

Start date: July 29

Size: 11,275 acres

Contained: 15%

Cause: Lightning



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