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West Valley City grass fire spreads and destroys four semi-trailers

Jun 23, 2024, 6:23 PM | Updated: 8:21 pm

A fire in West Valley City at Redman Van & Storage. Fire officials say the fire spread to an adjace...

A fire in West Valley City at Redman Van & Storage. Fire officials say the fire spread to an adjacent parking lot and burned down four tractor trailers. (Eddie Collins)

(Eddie Collins)

WEST VALLEY, Utah — A shorted powerline caused a fire that spread to a structure in West Valley Sunday afternoon. The fire appeared to be located in the lot of Redman Van & Storage at 2571 West, 2590 South.

West Valley City Fire Department Battalion Chief Sean Hoffman confirmed that the fire burned about one-tenth of an acre of grass. The fire then spread to an adjacent parking lot, where it burned down four tractor trailers and an old UTA bus.

No other damage occurred and there were no reported injuries, Hoffman said. 

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West Valley City grass fire spreads and destroys four semi-trailers