40 Firefighters Battle Blaze Near Flaming Gorge Reservoir

June 22, 2015

dutch jhn fire(Dagget County, UT)  —  Despite strong winds in the area, firefighters think they have a 75 acre wildfire near Flaming Gorge Reservoir under control.  Ashley National Forest spokesman Louis Haynes says 40 firefighters, five fire engines and two air tankers are battling the blaze.  Haynes says campers in the area are under voluntary evacuation orders.  There’s no word yet on the cause of the fire that started yesterday afternoon.

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