UPDATE 7/16: As of 9:00 p.m. fire officials have fully contained the Mountain Home fire at 78 acres. All agencies have been released. An Ogden Ranger District engine crew will continue to monitor the fire.
WEBER COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 News) – UPDATE 7/15: Weber fire officials report the Mountain Home fire is about 78 acres and 50% contained Wednesday.
A new wildfire has started in Weber County Tuesday afternoon. The Mountain Home Fire is reportedly highly visible from cities in Weber County.
The fire is estimated at 30 acres but is growing. According to officials, no structures are currently threatened. The cause of the fire is still unknown.
The fire is located near Coldwater trail head. The fire is burning mostly grass and brush. A helicopter and single engine air tanker are on scene with county and forest resources on scene as well.