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UPDATE: #SoldierFire near Eagle Mountain 90% contained, officials declare it human-caused

EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — Officials report the Soldier Fire — which started around 5 p.m. Saturday — is at 90% containment as of 8 p.m., estimating it will be completely contained by midnight. Authorities say the fire was human-caused, ignited by a utility vehicle. 

As of 8 p.m., the fire has burned 396 acres and deemed a threat to nearby structures. It’s unclear whether evacuations have been issued. 

Ground and air resources are responding. 

 

This story is breaking and will be updated.