First debris removed from Provo Tabernacle as fire investigation continues

by | Jan. 06, 2011

News from Utah

The first piece of debris in the investigation of the Provo Tabernacle was lifted out of the burned building by a crane on Wednesday.

It's the next step Provo fire officials are using in their investigation to find out what started the fire on the morning of Dec. 17.

"Getting the debris out will help investigators actually get in and start going through, sifting through the rubble to find the cause," said Provo Deputy Fire Chief Gary Jolley. "They've isolated a few points of interest where they want to start."

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