NEWLY REPORTED FIRE: Fly Canyon Fire – Utah – Update 1

Updated @ 2000 hours PDT

Fly Canyon Fire 3

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Newly reported fire is located 5 miles N of Joes Valley, Utah on the Manti-Lasal National Forest that was ignited by lightning.

The fire is burning in mixed conifer and aspen fuels.


There is currently a Type 4 team in Command along with 1 helicopter that is reseeding the affected fire areas. Additionally, there is a Falling team and 12 personnel assigned to this event.


The fire has burned 2866 acres and fire crews have reached a 90% containment status.  There are no structures being threatened at this time.

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