MONTEZUMA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Fire crews have the East Canyon Fire burning about two miles southeast of the town of Mancos about 79% contained. The fire has burned nearly 3,000 acres.

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Firefighters hope to have it fully contained by the end of the week. The fire was sparked by lightning. More than 400 firefighters are on the fire line.

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