DENVER – Moderate to severe drought conditions continue to expand across Colorado and that means an elevated fire danger just about statewide.
In Colorado Springs, a fast-moving grass fire burned at least two acres just northwest of the downtown early Friday afternoon, coming dangerously close to some homes.
(credit: Colorado Springs Fire Department)
The fire was reported just west of Interstate 25 near Broadview Place and Mesa Road.
No homes were damaged and no injuries were reported. A cause has yet to be determined.
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