OREM, Utah — Two Orem homes were evacuated due to a large brush fire Tuesday evening.
According to Battalion Chief Jason Earl from the Orem Fire Department, the 3.5 acre fire sparked near 1200 Center St just after 5 p.m. 279 more words
CLINTON, Utah – The Clinton Fire Dept. said a brush fire that was threatening structures near 3700 W. Hooded Crane Dr. is out.
Four fire agencies were called in to fight the fire; Clinton, North Davis Fire District, Sunset and Syracuse. 78 more words
Authorities arrested a man Sunday, June 18, on suspicion of driving drunk after he veered off the 91 Freeway and sparked a small brush fire after crashing into a power pole. 108 more words
CASTAIC (CBSLA.com) — A brush fire by Castaic Lake is now at 60 percent containment, but firefighters are looking at another tough day of battling flames amid triple-digit temperatures and bone-dry brush. 203 more words
PINE VALLEY, Utah — Two fires are burning on the Dixie National Forest in the Pine Valley Ranger District, and at this time no structures are threatened. 241 more words
Summer is brush fire season.
As the weather gets hotter and drier, the islands become more susceptible to brush fires.
Already this year, the Honolulu Fire Department reports 165 incidents with more than 350 acres burned here on Oahu. 420 more words