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Colorado Fire Prompts More Than 1,000 Evacuation Warnings

By Lydia O’Connor

A wildfire that broke out near Boulder, Colorado, early Sunday morning, prompting officials to send out at least 1,000 evacuation warning calls as the blaze moves within a mile of downtown.

Deemed the Sunshine Fire, the blaze covers an estimated 62 acres of land in Colorado’s Sunshine Valley west of Boulder since breaking out early Sunday morning, the local Office of Emergency Management said. As of 2:30 p.m. local …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green