Crews Respond To New Lightning-Caused Fire In Carbon County
Aug 10, 2021, 9:48 PM | Updated: May 21, 2023, 4:46 pm
(Utah Fire Info/Facebook)
CARBON COUNTY, Utah — Crews said they have made great progress on a new lightning-caused fire in Carbon County.
The Cold Springs Fire, located near the Roan Cliffs area, sparked Tuesday afternoon around 1 p.m. and was estimated at 20 acres.
New Start: #ColdSpringsFire located near the Roan Cliffs area in Carbon County. Estimated at 20 acres. Resources are responding. More info when available. #kmyffsl
— Utah Fire Info (@UtahWildfire) August 10, 2021
Fire officials said two additional crews were called in sometime before 6:45 p.m. to assist the four engines and type 3 helicopter already on scene.
“The fire received moderate rain showers this afternoon,” read a tweet from Utah Fire Info. “Minimal new fire growth.”
No evacuation orders have been made and no structures appear to be threatened.
Crews made great progress on the lightning caused #ColdSpringsFire. 2 additional crews have been ordered to assist the 4 engines & type 3 helicopter. The fire received moderate rain showers this afternoon. Minimal new fire growth. #kmyffsl
— Utah Fire Info (@UtahWildfire) August 11, 2021