By Jennifer McRae

CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. (CBS4)– Firefighters rushed to battle a structure fire and a wildland fire in Crested Butte on Wednesday. The Crested Butte Fire Protection District said it was a complicated scene.

(credit: Crested Butte Fire Protection District)

Emergency vehicles had to make laps along Highway 135 to refill water. The fire caught fire on a hillside and burned a structure at a ranch.

(credit: Crested Butte Fire Protection District)

The Gunnison Fire Department and U.S. Forest Service assisted in the battle.

(credit: Crested Butte Fire Protection District)

Jennifer McRae