JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A firefighting crew from the Denver metro area is joining the fight to help battle a wildfire burning along the Florida-Georgia line.

West Metro Fire Rescue crews left for Georgia on Sunday to fight the West Mims Fire.

West Mims Fire (credit: CBS)

The wildfire is only four percent contained. Investigators believe a lightning strike started the flames earlier this month.

West Mims Fire (credit: CBS)

West Mims Fire (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Resources

– Visit’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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