Utah Salt Creek Fire (FM-2715)
Incident period: July 21, 2007 to August 5, 2007
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 21, 2007
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July 21, 2007
DENVER, Colo. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) this evening authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Salt Creek Fire. The fire is threatening approximately 125 homes in Holiday Oaks and surrounding subdivisions, has destroyed one home, and damaged the main water line to Nephi. The communities of Thousand Oaks and Indianola Valley are on standby for possible evacuation.