Gusty wind, low relative humidities, warm temperatures, and dry fuels will all combine to produce high fire danger on Wednesday. Red Flag Warning goes into effect at Noon and lasts until 8pm. Please, no outdoor burning or use of flammable materials. Head to the "Weather" Tab for more information on the forecast.
Two vehicle fires were reported this afternoon in Colorado Springs.
One, in an apartment parking lot off of Platte and Murray, erupted when a truck caught on fire. Viewers said they could see the plume of smoke for quite a distance.
The second happened along north bound Powers south of Constitution as part of a crash in the area.
The second fire closed two lanes of Powers during rush hour traffic.
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