Large fire burning at Franklin County fairgrounds

17 Aug

Another large fire is burning at the Franklin County fairgrounds in Preston. Crews from Cache County, Utah have been called in to fight the blaze.

The fair started Monday and is scheduled to run through Friday.

Check back today for updates.

UPDATE: The fire is now out. Local News 8 is reporting that is started as a grease fire in a booth that was making scones. It spread to a few other booths before it was extinguished.

Wes Harris, livestock chairman at the fair, said the show will go on.

[via Local News 8]

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