Wildfire burns in Park County
PARK COUNTY, Colo. – Voluntary evacuations were ordered for residents in southeast Park County Thursday afternoon as a wildfire erupted near the town of Lake George.
The “Arkansas Fire” was estimated at 40 acres as of 6 p.m. Residents within a one-mile radius received reverse emergency notifications, authorities said.
No structures were threatened.
Officials believe the fire was sparked by lightning on Wednesday.AlertMe