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COVE FORT, Millard County — Both directions of I-70 reopened Saturday evening after a wildfire caused officials to close the freeway for several hours in Millard County. Crews were also fighting a fire started by lightning in Weber County, officials said.

This story will be updated with fire updates throughout the day.

Saturday, 09:51pm

Refuge Fire (near the Ogden Bay Waterfowl Management area) containment status

Saturday, 09:45pm

Both directions of I-70 reopen

Saturday, 07:53pm

Crews put out lightning-caused fire near Eureka

Saturday, 07:50pm

Officials continue to battle wildfire in Tooele with more resources

Saturday, 05:02pm

Westbound I-70 reopens; Eastbound remains closed

Saturday, 02:56pm

New wildfire sparks near Ogden Bay in Weber County

Saturday, 02:52pm

I-70 closed in Sevier County until Saturday evening due to wildfire

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