New ‘Snow Canyon Fire’ threatens structures in Washington County

The Snow Canyon Fire started Friday night, Nov. 6, 2020, near Diamond Valley in Washington County. Photo: Utah Fire Info/Twitter

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Utah, Nov. 6, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) –A new fire has sparked Friday night near Diamond Valley in Washington County.

Named the Snow Canyon Fire, it was estimated at 100 acres at about 8 p.m., and is being driven north by strong winds, Utah Fire Info tweeted.

This fire, which is threatening structures, was human-caused and shooting-related, the tweet said.

It is currently under investigation.

Gephardt Daily will update the story when more information becomes available.

Snow Canyon Fire near Diamond Valley in Washington County. Map: Utah Fire Info/Twitter

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