New wildfire burns in northwest Colorado mountains

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ROUTT COUNTY, Colo. — A new wildfire was burning in northwest Colorado on Saturday, officials said.

Firefighters with the West Routt Fire District were on the scene of the Mill Creek Fire northeast of Hayden. One report said the fire was near Pilot Knob, which is in the mountains northwest of Steamboat Springs.

The West Routt Fire District said the fire started when a tree fell on a bulldozer that was working in the area.

No injuries were reported.

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Pilot Knob is located northwest of Steamboat Springs and northeast of Hayden