Wildfire in Millard County 100% contained, officials say

Utah Wildfires

Courtesy: @UtahFireInfo

WEDNESDAY 07/07/21 9:45 p.m.

MILLARD COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Utah wildfire officials say the Monk Springs Fire burning in Millard County has been 100% contained.

SATURDAY 07/03/21 8:00 a.m.

MILLARD COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – According to Utah Wildfire, air and ground resources are on scene attempting to put out the fire.

The Monk Springs Fire currently burns through 100 acres with 0% of the perimeter boxed in with fire retardant.

FRIDAY 07/02/21 5:27 p.m.

MILLARD COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Emergency crews are responding to a wildfire in Millard County.

The fire, determined to be caused by lightning, is burning six miles southeast of Kanosh.

Wildfire officials are referring to the fire as the “Monk Springs Fire.”

This photo shows the fire producing heavy, white smoke.

Courtesy: @UtahWildfire

Fortunately, Utah wildfire officials say the fire is not threatening any structures at this time.

Both air and ground resources are on scene battling the flames. An estimated size of the fire was not yet given.

No further information about the fire has been released. ABC4 will update this story as it develops.

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