Steep terrain challenging for crews fighting Tunnel Hollow fire

MORGAN COUNTY (ABC 4 Utah) - The Tunnel Hollow fire ignited Sunday, July 20 as one of a series of lightning fires in Morgan and Summit Counties.

The fire area is along the Weber River corridor and I-84 which extends down Weber Canyon into the Ogden Valley. The fire grew more than 900 acres in the first 24 hours despite aggressive firefighting efforts.

The fire had grown to more than 1,200 acres by Wednesday afternoon. As of Wednesday evening, it was 10% contained. The rugged terrain has provided difficulty for crews fighting the fire. 

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