UPDATE: Device left in abandoned Iron County vehicle is not a threat, bomb experts say

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TUESDAY 6/22/21 8:57 p.m.

IRON COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Bomb personell on the scene have investigated the possible explosive devise and determined that it is not a threat at this time.

No further information has been released.

TUESDAY 6/22/21 5:13 p.m.

IRON COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Police are investigating a possible bomb threat in Iron County Tuesday evening.

According to Sgt. Cameron Roden with the Utah Highway Patrol (UHP), troopers located a vehicle at a rest stop on southbound I-15 in Iron County near milepost 88 with the word “help” written on it.

After examining the abandoned vehicle, officers noticed a possible explosive device inside.

UHP says bomb personnel are currently on the scene investigating and say there is no threat to I-15 at this time.

This is a developing story. It will be updated as more information becomes available.

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