Vegetation fire burns in Arapahoe County

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. — Crews from at least two fire departments are working to extinguish a fire burning near the southeast edge of the Denver metro area Friday afternoon.

The vegetation fire is burning near Quincy Avenue east of E-470. The burn area is northeast of the Aurora Reservoir.

South Metro Fire Rescue said it was assisting the Bennett Fire Department and a large smoke plume is visible.

Circumstances regarding how the fire started are still unclear.

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