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Grass Fire Continues To Burn, Transformer May Be To Blame

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A grass fire continued to burn on Monday north of Lyons in Larimer County.

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

The Dakota Ridge Fire burning off Dry Creek Drive southwest of Carter Lake been estimated at 25 acres. Fire crews had the fire 35 percent contained just before 5 p.m.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

Some people in the area of Rabbit Mountain, including hikers, have been alerted to the fire. They have not been given evacuation orders but have been told to stay alert if the situation changes.

The grass fire burning north of Lyons on Monday morning (credit: Boulder County)

The grass fire burning north of Lyons on Monday morning (credit: Boulder County)

Fire crews investigated whether a blown transformer was the cause of the fire.

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

Firefighters from Larimer County, Lyons Fire, Berthoud Fire, Longmont Fire, Boulder Mountain, Lefthand Fire, Boulder County and Mountain View Fire.

A grass fire burned north of Lyons on Monday (credit: CBS)

A grass fire burned north of Lyons on Monday (credit: CBS)

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

(credit: Longmont Times Call)

Wildfire Resources

– Visit CBSDenver.com’s Living With Wildfire section.

Wildfire Photo Galleries

– See images from the most destructive wildfires (Black Forest, Waldo Canyon, High Park and Fourmile) and largest wildfire (Hayman) in Colorado history.

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