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18-acre brush fire contained near Chatfield Reservoir

The fire was burning near Hiddenbrook Court which is southeast of Chatfield Reservoir in unincorporated Douglas County.

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. — South Metro Fire Rescue has gained control of a brush fire that was burning near Hiddenbrook Court, which is southeast of Chatfield Reservoir in unincorporated Douglas County.

South Metro said about 18 acres burned between Chatfield Drive and the Back Country subdivisions. No injuries were reported and crews will monitor hotspots overnight. 

Four homes were threatened as well as several outbuildings, South Metro said, but a shed is the only thing that sustained damage. 

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