Vehicle fire reported on I-80 West near Echo Canyon rest area 

ECHO, UT – Fire crews were summoned to a vehicle fire that took place on westbound I-80 at milepost 170 near the Echo Canyon rest area Monday. 

UDOT Traffic first reported this incident just before 11 a.m. The flames appeared to have been extinguished, and the scene was cleared. 

There has been no official word on whether the fire was caused by mechanical issues or by a collision. 

Our newsroom will post updates as they become available.

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Kevin Swenson was raised in Bountiful, Utah, and is a co-founding partner of Swenson & Shelley. After graduating from Bountiful High School, Kevin attended business school at Westminster College.