Firefighters Battling Wildfire In Teller County

TELLER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Firefighters are trying to keep a wildfire in the old Hayman Burn area from getting out of control.

Two engines and a Type 1 hand crew have been ordered to fight a four acre fire in Teller County. It’s burning near Highway 67 near the Painted Rocks Campground near Woodland Park.

A Single Engine Air Tanker, SEAT, has also been ordered to help manage fire suppression with dead and downed trees and grass.

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The West Creek Fire is burning near the old Hayman Burn area. (credit: CBS)

west creek fire2 Firefighters Battling Wildfire In Teller County

The West Creek Fire is burning near the old Hayman Burn area. (credit: CBS)

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– Visit CBSDenver.com’s Wildfire Resources section.

– Read recent Wildfire stories.

Wildfire Photo Galleries

– See images from the most destructive wildfire (Fourmile Fire) and largest wildfire (Hayman Fire) in Colorado history.

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