Traverse Fire rages down the mountain in Utah

The Traverse Fire in Lehi has been burning all night after fireworks ignited it very early this morning (June 28).

Footage shows the fire raging down the Traverse Mountain at around 12.30 am.

It's reported by local media that at least 40 homes have been evacuated and over 500 acres have burned.

According to state fire officials, the strong wind helped spread the fire started by fireworks in the Traverse Mountain area of Lehi and Alpine overnight.