Controlled burn goes out of control


Above, a member of the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control extinguishes a controlled burn that grew too big at 12047 U.S. Highway 285 on Wednesday morning. Though the flames and smoke were near homes, no structures were damaged.

Below, firefighters survey the smoldering ground Wednesday morning at 12047 U.S. Highway 285 after a controlled burn got out of control.

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