World War II-era mortar removed from Cottonwood Heights home

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Courtesy: Utah Air National Guard

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (ABC4) – A World War II mortar was removed from a home in Cottonwood Heights Monday afternoon.

According to the Utah Air National Guard, members of the 151st Civil Engineer Squadron’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal worked alongside the Cottonwood Heights Police Department to remove the type 89 World War II mortar from the home.

The mortar has been taken to Camp Williams where it will be properly disposed of.

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