RIO BLANCO COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A fire burning in Rio Blanco County is threatening oil and gas operations near Meeker.
The Wilson Fire has burned 204 acres with no containment as of Sunday afternoon.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Doctors React To FDA Decision On Vaccine Booster Shots For Only Targeted Group
The fire is burning along Rio Blanco County Road 9.
A regional wildfire information agency, RMA Predictive Services, says the Wilson Fire is threatening gas and oil production facilities.
The Meeker Fire Department and the Bureau of Land Management are on scene with the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office.READ MORE: Barry Morphew Will Stand Trial For Murder Of Wife Suzanne
This fire has been named the Wilson Fire. There is another fire in Fremont County called the Wilson Creek Fire.
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