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Utah firefighters quell shed fire that threatened propane tanks

Published July 14, 2014 3:55 pm

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Firefighters called to a fire in Trenton on Monday morning found a shed burning near two 1,000-gallon propane tanks.

The Trenton fire department was able to quickly cool the propane tanks with water and extinguish the fire, according to Jason Winn, the Cache County fire marshal.

The shed, located near 1412 E. Main Street, housed two small tractors, a jeep and some miscellaneous tools. The damage is estimated around $15,000.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

There were no injuries to firefighters or bystanders.