South Metro Fire
Fire departments from across Colorado are lending a hand to beleaguered Colorado Springs firefighters, assisting with the raging Waldo Canyon Fire.
It was a fire that tore across 13 acres — not big, but big enough to bring in dozens of firefighters quickly as it started to climb into the trees, driven by wind.
One man is in the hospital after a stove that was left on sparked an apartment fire in Parker.
Fire investigators have learned exactly where last week’s Burning Tree wildfire started. The fire forced 8,500 people near Franktown to evacuate last Thursday afternoon.