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From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Sept. 16, 2019

Posted at 5:59 AM, Sep 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-16 09:06:59-04

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 

7 a.m. — South Metro Fire Rescue is responding to a small brush fire in the Cheese Ranch Historic & Natural Area in Highlands Ranch. It is burning near Gleneagles Village Parkway and Greenspointe Lane. No structures are threatened now and there are no injuries. Smoke may be visible in the area.

5:46 a.m. — Broomfield police are at a water main break on 6th Avenue on Alter Street. That intersection has closed while crews work. Police are encouraging drivers to use W. Midway Boulevard as an alternate to access the businesses in the area along Alter, Burbank and Compton Streets.

4:25 a.m. Monday — The man shot at E. Colfax Avenue and N. Verbena Street Sunday evening has died.

10:42 p.m. Sunday — Denver police are at the scene of a shooting at E. Colfax Avenue and N. Verbena Street. A man was shot and transported to a local hospital with serious injuries, police said. There was no suspect information available.