Fires near I-215 suspicious, authorities say

in Salt Lake City Arrest and Bail Bond News

Fires near I-215 suspicious, authorities say

By Mariangela Mazzei
The Salt Lake Tribune

Updated Aug 2, 2010 05:09PM MDT
Salt Lake Valley fire agencies were called to fight several blazes that started just before 2 p.m. Monday.
The fires ran from 3800 South to north of 2100 South near Interstate 215. While the cause of the fires is still under investigation, West Valley City fire Capt. Joe White said they appear to have been human-caused.
White said someone may have been driving on I-215 and throwing ignition sources out the window.
“Of course with dry grasses and the bit of breeze we have here, the fires spread q…
Copyright 2010 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Justice – The Salt Lake Tribune

Leave a Comment

You can use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Previous post:

Next post: