Crews fight S. Utah fire threatening structures

Tuesday , March 18, 2014 - 2:32 PM


ST. GEORGE — Crews are battling a wildfire that’s threatening a home and several other structures near the DI Ranch in Washington County.

Bureau of Land Management officials say the fire sparked by lightning Thursday night is 300 acres and is about one mile from the structures, which include sheds and stables.

Authorities haven’t called for any evacuations, and no injuries have been reported.

The fire is not contained. About 65 people are participating in the firefighting effort.

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