FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Fire crews are battling a wildfire burning in Fremont County.
The North Millsap Fire grew to 22 acres overnight Friday into Saturday. Lightning caused the fire about five miles north of Canon City.READ MORE: Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Joins Other Mayors Asking Biden To Be Included In Climate Migration Study
Fire officials reported the fire was 20% contained as of Saturday night.
BLM Colorado Fire has multiple crews attacking the fire which is burning in rugged terrain in Ponderosa Pine and Gamble Oak.
A helicopter is making water drops on the fire.
Smoke may be visible throughout the day in Fremont and Teller County due to hot, dry and windy conditions.READ MORE: Denver Weather: Snow Season Jumps Into Top 10
The fire is not threatening structures.
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