Large structure fire in eastern El Paso County on Wednesday, smoke was visible for miles

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Published: Sep. 22, 2021 at 3:10 PM MDT
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EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Crews were called to a structure fire in eastern El Paso County on Wednesday.

Smoke was visible at about 1:30 p.m. as the fire was burning in an area close to Ramah Highway near Corona Road. Last time this article was updated we didn’t have an exact address. The sheriff’s office started receiving calls about the fire just after 1 p.m. As of 3 p.m. the fire appeared to be under control, no injuries were reported and no evacuations were in place.

11 News viewers shared photos of the smoke from as far away as the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

When our team arrived on scene the fire had been extinguished. 11 News has reached out to multiple fire departments in the area for more information. This article may or may not be updated depending on the circumstances of the fire, the purpose of this article was to provide the latest information available on a large amount of smoke that was visible in the area.

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