Crews fighting 300-acre brush fire in Strawberry Reservoir area

Crews are fighting a brush fire in the Strawberry Reservoir area Monday. Photo Courtesy: Utah Fire Info

HEBER CITY, Utah, Nov. 18, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — Crews are fighting a brush fire in the Strawberry Reservoir area Monday.

The Ladders Fire, which is burning in the Heber-Kamas Ranger District, is estimated to be some 300 acres, burning in grass, brush and some aspen and mixed conifer stands, said a Facebook post from Utah Fire Info.

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Firefighting resources from Wasatch County, Fruitland, the state of Utah and the U.S. Forest Service are on scene.

“Suspected human-caused, under investigation,” the post said. “No threat to structures.”

Smoke may visible from U.S. Highway 40, the post said.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is made available.

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