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New fire reported in Zion National Park

Jul 20, 2022, 7:39 PM | Updated: 7:39 pm
Zion National Park officials say one woman died this week, while a man suffered from hypothermia. T...
Zion National Park officials say one woman died this week, while a man suffered from hypothermia. The married couple were caught in extreme cold weather Tuesday night into Wednesday. Photo credit: Deseret News

SPRINGDALE, Utah — A new fire sparked inside of Zion National Park on Wednesday, according to Utah Fire Info.

The Kolob Upper Fire has burned roughly 20 to 30 acres inside of Zion National Park. 

According to park officials, roads in the area have been closed due to the fire. Fire crews from the National Park Service and others in the area are on the scene.

There’s no word yet on what caused the fire.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available. 

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