PETERSEN - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Fire destroys abandoned home in western Salt Lake County <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Fire destroys abandoned home in western Salt Lake County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T22:09:20.328-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Saturday morning fire destroyed an abandoned home at 5894 S. Utah Highway 111 (about 7200 West) in Salt Lake County. According to Captain Fitzgerald Petersen of the Unified Fire Department, U-111 will likely be shut down until early Saturday afternoon because crews needed to stretch hoses several thousand feet across the highway to fight the blaze. “It was an abandoned house about 250 feet off the road,” he said. “There was no water. The house was built years before there were codes. We think ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 22:09:20 MDT