JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – South Metro firefighters rushed to a wildland fire near Lockheed Martin in Jefferson County. Firefighters say the fire is west of the hog back.
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Smoke could be seen for miles, but at around 1:50 p.m., firefighters declared the fire fully contained. It burned about 10 acres.
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Update: The fire is 100% contained and burned approximately 10-acres. No injuries occurred and firefighters will be on scene extinguishing hot spots for a while. Thank you to @jeffcosheriffco and @WestMetroFire for assisting on scene.
— South Metro Fire Rescue (@SouthMetroPIO) October 10, 2021
There are no reports of injuries. No structures are threatened.MORE NEWS: Denver City Council Approves $9 Million to Expand Housing Options For Homeless
It’s not clear what started the fire.