West Haven brush fire burns through over a dozen parked cars

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WEST HAVEN CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) — Crews battled a large fire that burned over a dozen parked cars in West Haven Saturday evening.

According to officials, the grass fire started on the railroad tracks near Midland and 1900 West around 4:30 p.m.

1900 West from 31st Street to Midland Drive was closed as firefighters attempted to gain control of the flames.

Firefighters from multiple jurisdictions — Roy, Ogden, South Ogden, Clinton, North Davis, South Weber, Hill Airforce Base, and the Weber County Sheriff’s Office — joined Weber Fire District in battling the blaze.

Approximately 14 cars that were parked behind a buiding were destroyed and two buildings had exterior damage.

No injuries were reported, however one firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion.

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