ALPINE — Crews were battling a fire on the mountainside east of Alpine on Saturday night, and fire officials said evacuations were possible.
Utah County, Lone Peak and other area fire departments were battling the 50-acre wildfire as of 10 p.m. The brush and grass fire was spreading up the mountainside and zero percent contained, fire officials posted on Twitter.
UtahFireInfo.gov tweeted that the fire was started by a group shooting guns, but no injuries or damaged structures resulting from the fire were reported.
Fire officials also said evacuations in the area overnight were possible.