WELLINGTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Fire investigators say welding sparks ignited a wildfire that burned near the Colorado-Wyoming border over the weekend.
The fire burning north of Wellington near the town of Carr was estimated at nearly 2,000 acres.READ MORE: Robbery Suspect Pursuit Ends In Shooting On I-25
The fire was fueled by strong winds.
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