Tag Archives: Colorado

Horse Park Fire Entrapment

Lessons from a 2018 narrow escape     “At that time, I was thinking: ‘Is this how it all ends?’ Then I thought of my wife. She is going to be so mad at me! I thought of my four-month-old ...

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Colorado Community Reflects on 2013 Wildfire Lessons

Black Forest fire leaves many worrying about the next wildfire     By KEVIN SIMPSON and JOHN INGOLD, The Colorado Sun DENVER (AP) — Nearly a 100-mile drive from where the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history tore through Black ...

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Health Advisory Issued for Colorado Wildfire Smoke

Worst is expected for areas north of Kremmling     DENVER (AP) — Health officials are warning central Colorado residents downwind of a wildfire to consider remaining indoors due to smoke that’s expected to blanket the area. The Colorado Department ...

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Trial Ordered for Man Who Started Colorado Wildfire

141 counts of arson     DENVER (AP) — A judge has ruled that a Denmark native will stand trial for 141 counts of arson, representing the homes and buildings destroyed by the third-largest wildfire recorded in Colorado. Authorities arrested ...

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Colorado Wildfire Doubles in Size

Fire crews and aviation crews work to suppress the fire     STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A wildfire burning in north-central Colorado has nearly doubled in size over the last few days, forcing evacuations of two small communities and ...

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Lessons Learned: Horse Park Fire Entrapment

Narrow escape from Horse Park Fire in Colorado     Two crew members were scouting a road for a potential burnout operation when their truck became stuck. They were unable to free the truck before the fire began to overtake ...

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