Several lightning-caused fires start east of Durango

News

Several lightning-caused fires start east of Durango

Firefighters respond to at least four start-ups
A Durango Fire Protection District firefighter puts out hot spots inside the containment area of a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision, east of Durango. Several small fires started as a result of lightning strikes in the County Road 228 area.
A Durango Fire Protection District firefighter puts out hot spots inside the containment area of a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision, east of Durango. Several small fires started as a result of lightning strikes in the County Road 228 area.
Firefighters Casey Bartlett, left, and Michael Sprout with Durango Fire Protection District cut down trees and brush near a fire line for a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision northeast of Durango. Lightning strikes started several small fires in the County Road 228 area. The Upper Pine River Fire Protection District also responded.

Several lightning-caused fires start east of Durango

A Durango Fire Protection District firefighter puts out hot spots inside the containment area of a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision, east of Durango. Several small fires started as a result of lightning strikes in the County Road 228 area.
A Durango Fire Protection District firefighter puts out hot spots inside the containment area of a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision, east of Durango. Several small fires started as a result of lightning strikes in the County Road 228 area.
Firefighters Casey Bartlett, left, and Michael Sprout with Durango Fire Protection District cut down trees and brush near a fire line for a quarter-acre fire Friday afternoon in the Rincon subdivision northeast of Durango. Lightning strikes started several small fires in the County Road 228 area. The Upper Pine River Fire Protection District also responded.

Sign up for daily headlines and/or breaking news email alerts

Reader Comments
click here to add your event
Area Events
click here to add your event
Area Events