Fast spreading wildfire south of Salt Lake City

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

NEAR SALT LAKE CITY, UT (AP) Blue skies replaced the gray haze of smoke and ash that covered the area Friday. The fire started at a landfill on Thursday and since then has burned more than 5,600 acres. About 600 homes were evacuated. A steady parade of helicopters dropped water and refilled at Utah lake. Other aircraft used fire-retardant chemicals to contain the blaze. Officials say the dump fire is about 30 percent contained.


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  • by Anonymous on Jun 24, 2012 at 08:24 AM
    Call mitt! He can breathe on it with hot air and extinguish it!
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      by bull on Jun 24, 2012 at 01:12 PM in reply to
      So another Anti-Mormon Bigot.
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        by FDR on Jun 24, 2012 at 02:14 PM in reply to bull
        For once I agree with Anonymous !
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        by Anonymous on Jun 24, 2012 at 07:02 PM in reply to bull
        Yup, godless Mormons bearing false witness, you must be one of them because you obviously are not a xtian due to the fact you are in favor of bearing false witness to the word of god.
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