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.
The fire had burned more than 300 acres as of 1 p.m. Monday. It was 90 percent contained just before 2 p.m.
Farm trucks were fighting the fire along with fire crews from Elizabeth.
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