Fri June 22, 2012
2,000+ Homes Evacuated for Dump Fire in Utah County
The "Dump Fire" that started this week near Saratoga Springs was only 20% contained before today's high temperatures and winds forced more than 2,000 homes to be evacuated in Saratoga Springs and nearby Eagle Mountain.
Early on Friday, FEMA authorized funds through a Fire Management Assistance Grant to help fight the fire.
IMPORTANT EVACUATION INFORMATION
- An evacuation center has been set up at Westlake High School, 99 North Thunder Blvd., Saratoga Springs
- Eagle Mountain residents should call 801-789-6000 for emergency info
- Saratoga Springs residents should call 801-766-6503 for emergency info
- For pet evacuation assistance call Steve Weber at Cedar Pass Ranch: 801-735-6646
View Eagle Mountain Dump Fire Evacuation Map in a larger map
More information on the fire and links to local resources at www.utahfireinfo.gov