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Fire near Salt Lake City transient camp doused
First Published Jul 26 2012 07:39 am • Last Updated Jul 26 2012 05:53 pm

Firefighters quickly doused a field fire in northwest Salt Lake City early Thursday morning.

Salt Lake City Fire Department spokesman Jasen Asay said the cause of the 4:20 a.m. blaze near 150 N. Redwood Road remained undetermined, though it was near a transient camp. About three acres burned.

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No injuries were reported and no property damage occurred, though flames at one point burned within 20 feet of homes.

Five firefighters responded to the scene.


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