Second wildfire burns near CO Springs Airport

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KDVR) — The Colorado Springs Fire Department is at the scene of a grassfire near the Colorado Springs Airport.

Multiple roads were shut down as fire crews responded to the blaze.

A grassfire broke out near the Colorado Springs Airport. (Photo: Colorado Springs Fire Department)A grassfire broke out near the Colorado Springs Airport. (Photo: Colorado Springs Fire Department)A grassfire broke out near the Colorado Springs Airport. (Photo: Colorado Springs Fire Department)

CSFD reported at 3:32 p.m. that the grassfire had been put out and crews were staying on scene to mop up hotspots.


Body of missing Cherry Creek Reservoir tuber found

The fire was estimated to have burned about 5 acres. The cause of the fire is still unknown.

This is the second fire near the COS Airport this week as the Alturas Fire burned 182 acres on Thursday. That fire was caused by a car’s catalytic converter.

Published
Categorized as Business

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.