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Grass fire scorches 20 acres in Broomfield

No structures were threatened. The cause is under investigation.
Credit: Matt Slocum

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — A grass fire burned about 20 acres and created a thick plume of black smoke in Broomfield Saturday evening.

North Metro Fire tweeted about the blaze at Broomfield Commons, near East 10th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard, at around 5:45 p.m.

No structures were threatened, and the fire was under control by 6:30 p.m.

Credit: Roland Sedziol

The cause is under investigation. 

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