At least 1 outbuilding burned in Watkins brush fire

Posted at 4:58 PM, Feb 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-19 21:06:13-05

WATKINS, Colo. -- At least one outbuilding burned to the ground as firefighters battled a brush fire in the Town of Watkins Sunday afternoon. 

The fire burned 125 acres, according to a Bennett Fire Protection District spokesperson. The fire was 100 percent contained by 5 p.m.

A total of eight agencies were responding the brush fire. The cause of the blaze is unknown at this time. 


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