Colorado: Wildfire reported near Eagle

Smoke visible in Summit County

Smoke from a wildfire near Eagle is visible in this picture, taken about 6:30 p.m. June 28 from Vail by Twitter user @VailGeek.

By Summit Voice

SUMMIT COUNTY — Vail-area firefighters are responding to a wildfire north of Eagle, on Castle Peak. As of 8:30 p.m. the fire was reported at about four acres.  Updates will be posted at the Eagle County website. The county is also sending Twitter updates via @EagleCounty.

More tweets from various sources are streaming at the #ebycreekfire hashtag.

Eagle County emergency officials have sent pre-evacuation notices to 75 homes in the vicinity of the fire.

A wildfire burns June 28 on Castle Peak near Eagle, Colorado. Photo courtesy Twitter user @VailGeek.
Smoke from a wildfire near Vail tints the evening sky in Frisco, Colorado.

This story will be updated.


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