Massive construction site fire seen across Salt Lake Valley – fox13now.com
MILLCREEK, Utah — A large structure fire in the Millcreek area was seen all across the Salt Lake Valley late Tuesday afternoon. Flames were seen on multiple FOX 13 cameras and videos were shared by people nearby.
Fire officials say one person was taken to the hospital for an undisclosed reason.
The fire was located at an apartment complex under construction at the corner of Brickyard Road and 1300 East. Flames reportedly reached up to 100 ft. as firefighters battled the 3-alarm fire.
More than 60 firefighters from six surrounding agencies came together to battle the flames.
People are being told to avoid the intersection of 3300 South and 1300 East due to downed power lines. Rocky Mountain Power reports 2,500 customers in the area are without power with it possibly being restored by 10:30 p.m.
Apt. Complex Fire Video
It’s not known what caused the fire or if there are any injuries.
Fire operations are expected to continue into Thursday.
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