Fire burns barns, hay in Summit County
By Jim Dalrymple II
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Sep 12 2013 09:05 am • Last Updated Sep 12 2013 12:40 pm
A fire in Kamas Thursday morning burned a barn and some hay before crews managed to put it out.
A Summit County dispatcher said the fire began about 6:05 a.m. It burned a "barn full of hay" but did not threaten other buildings. The fire was mostly extinguished by 8:50 a.m., the dispatcher said.
According to the Summit Wildfires Twitter feed, the fire may have been sparked by lightning. It reportedly burned 200 tons of hay. The barn was a total loss.
The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story as more information becomes available.
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