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Red Mountain Fire Contained

Red Mountain Fire Contained

Posted - Jul. 23, 2004 at 7:24 a.m.



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ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) -- The 50-acre Red Mountain Fire 10 miles north of St. George has been contained, spokesman David Boyd said.

The Bureau of Land Management spokesman firefighters aided by air tankers had a line around the brush fire by Thursday night.

The blaze was believed started by lightning Tuesday evening, but not begin to actively burn until Wednesday afternoon.

(Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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