NEWS | Nov. 18, 2019

Eagle Mountain Fire Department, Unified Fire Authority Respond to Camp Williams Fire

By Maj. D.J. Gibb, 801-716-9063 For Immediate Release

CAMP WILLIAMS, Utah —Eagle Mountain Fire Department, Unified Fire Authority responded to a fire at Camp Williams that started downrange at approximately 11 a.m, Nov. 18, 2019. The fire danger was low at the time the fire started. By 1 p.m., the fire had burned approximately 7 acres, with fire breaks holding and only a few active flames. UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the 2-211th Aviation Regiment were on standby with 600-gallon buckets in case the fire spread.

The Utah National Guard will continue to send out updates via Twitter @UTNationalGuard.

Media notes:

For more information, please contact Maj. D.J. Gibb, Utah National Guard Public Affairs Officer at (801) 716-9063.

#AlwaysReady #AlwaysThere #UtahGuard