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5 Wildfires now burning in Colorado [LIVE COVERAGE/UPDATED]

The hot dry weather that Colorado is experiencing this week has lead to multiple wildfires across the state.

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Black Forest Fire – Colorado Springs

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According to the El Paso County Sheriff there is a 15-acre fire burning in the Black Forest area which started Tuesday afternoon.

[UPDATE] 10 homes on fire, fire is spreading south. Aerial support is on the way, ground crews already there and more on the way.

[UPDATE- 6/11/13@2200] Wildfire has grown to 8000 acres with 40-60 homes/structures lost.

Big Meadows Fire

A fire that broke out Monday afternoon on the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park remains at two to three-acres.Two to three-acres are still burning on the western side of Rocky Mountain National Park from the fire that broke out on Monday.

[UPDATE 6/11/13@2200] Officials were going to let this fire just run it’s course, but they have decided to try to bring it under control.

Royal Gorge Fire

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A 200-acre wildfire broke out early Tuesday near Canon City just south of Royal Gorge.

{UPDATED-6/11/13@2200] The Fire has burned through the area of the Historic Royal Gorge Bridge, but officials say the bridge is still standing.

For more updates, visit the Facebook page of Camping in Colorado

 

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