DEER TRAIL, Colo. (CBS4)– A brush fire burned near Deer Trail east of the Denver metro area on Monday. The fire was threatening structures and a pre-evacuation order was ordered for one subdivision.

Copter4 flew over the Bradberry fire which sent up plumes of white smoke over Elbert County. The pre-evacuation orders were issued just before 1 p.m. for the Chaparral Subdivision. One structure was threatened.

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The fire had burned more than 300 acres as of 1 p.m. Monday. It was 90 percent contained just before 2 p.m.

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(credit: CBS)

Farm trucks were fighting the fire along with fire crews from Elizabeth.

Copter4 flew over the brush fire burning in Elbert County on Monday (credit: CBS)

Copter4 flew over the brush fire burning in Elbert County on Monday (credit: CBS)

Copter4 flew over the brush fire burning in Elbert County on Monday (credit: CBS)

Copter4 flew over the brush fire burning in Elbert County on Monday (credit: CBS)

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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