EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The Wild Horse Fire burning in a training area of Fort Carson grew overnight. The wildfire has burned 670 acres, up from 580 acres as of late Monday afternoon.

Wild Horse Fire

(credit: Colorado Springs Fire Department)

The fire is burning near Gate 6 of the Fort Carson Army Post. Containment remains at 10%. All evacuations on the west side of Highway 115 have been lifted. Crews expect the highway to remain open.

Fort Carson covers 140,000 acres.

Jennifer McRae


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