Knolls Fire Update 7/2/2020

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Summary: The Type 3 incident command team transitioned to Type 4 today.  No further spread of the fire is expected.  Containment still remains at 97%.

Start Date: June 28, 2020

Location and Jurisdiction:  south of Saratoga Springs, west of Utah lake

Cause: Human caused, under investigation

Fire Size: 12,979

Complexity: Type 3 Incident Command

Percent Contained:  97%

Fire Behavior: Smoldering, creeping, active interior torching

Structures Threatened:  Residences, outbuilding, structures, and critical infrastructure

Fuels and Terrain:  The fire is burning through grass and brush on steep terrain.

Fire Crews/Resources: 8 engines, 4 (20 person) crews, and 1 helicopter.  Total of 125 personnel

Evacuations and Closures:  SITLA and BLM-managed lands in and around the fire perimeter are closed to access at least through the weekend.

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