The Clay Springs fire in Millard County still burns, but had reached 48 percent containment Sunday night. The fire has destroyed one home and threatens 75 others, according to the Division of Natural Resources Press release. The fire is human caused, and under investigation, and has burned more than 93,000 acres.Monday evening there will be three Town Meetings to discuss fire safety in the communities near the fire.
- Oak City 7 p.m.
- Scipio: 7 p.m.
- Holden 8:30 p.m.
The Department of Natural Resources suggests people stay indoors in Nephi and other communities to avoid the smoke. Oak Canyon Road has been closed, and the communities currently affected by the Clay Springs Fire include: Mills/Levan, Scipio, Nephi, and Learnington.
For more information, visit Utah Fire Info's Website