Helicopter Drops Water on 10,000-Acre Halfway Hill Fire in Central Utah

Firefighters worked to contain the Halfway Hill fire in Millard County, Utah, as helicopters dropped water on flames on Tuesday, July 12.

Officials reported the Halfway Hill fire was at five percent containment on Wednesday. The fire covered 10,436 acres.

The Millard Sheriff said their investigation determined the fire was human-caused and made four arrests on July 9.

Footage posted by Utah Fire Info shows helicopters dropping water on the flames on Tuesday to “slow fire progression and assist the firefighters working on the ground.” Credit: Utah Fire Info via Storyful

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