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The East Troublesome fire is 100% contained – Denver, Colorado

Denver, Colorado 2020-12-01 15:11:34 –

The East Troublesome Fire, Colorado’s second-largest wildfire in history, is now 100% contained.

On Monday, fire authorities declared complete containment of a 193,812 acre, nearly 303 square miles of fire that began on October 14, about 15 miles northeast of Kremling.

“Isolated heat pockets still exist” within the widespread fire boundaries, but the containment line has not been threatened, officials said.

From October 21st to the next day, the pesky eastern fires that burned in strong winds and tinderboxes reached a staggering 150,000 acres.

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