Grass Fire Breaks Out Near Brighton
BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Firefighters were battling a grass fire burning near Brighton on Sunday.
The blaze broke out at approximately 3 p.m. along Highway 85 between Brighton and Fort Lupton.
The fire was estimated at 5 acres in size.
Numerous out-buildings were threatened but none were damaged.
The cause of the fire is being investigated.
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