PITKIN COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Pitkin County officials are warning residents of flooding in the Lake Christine burn area. A reverse 911 alert went out on Sunday evening.
Officials say residents should take necessary precautions which might include finding higher ground and sheltering-in-place. Do not enter flooded roadways.READ MORE: Study: Fort Carson Named Among Army Posts Where Female Soldiers Face Greater Risk Of Sexual Assault
An evacuation center is being set up at the Eagle County building at Crown Mountain Park.READ MORE: Anthony Martinez Arrested For First-Degree Murder In Death Of Roommate Shannon Ziel
The Lake Christine Fire started July 3, 2018. Three homes were destroyed, hundreds of people were forced to evacuate for weeks, but no one was hurt.MORE NEWS: Marmot Rescued Outside Steakhouse In Englewood After 'Hitchhiking' From Mountains
The two people convicted of started it were sentenced in July 1 of this year.