Wildfire burning near Big Johnson Reservoir

COLORADO SPRINGS - According to Fountain Fire Department, there is a small wildland fire burning at Fontaine Boulevard and Grinnell Street in southeast Colorado Springs.

The estimated size and start time is not being released at this time.

There is a Red Flag Warning in effect for that area until 9 p.m. Southwestern winds are blowing 20 to 30 mph with gusts going up to 40 mph. Humidity in that area could be as low as 8 percent, leading to possible extreme fire behavior.

(KUSA-TV © 2014 Multimedia Holdings Corporation)


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