Wildfire burning near Mount Herman trailhead, smoke visible from Monument

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EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - People living in Monument may see smoke Thursday into Friday for a fire that is burning near Mount Herman.

The fire was reported on Thursday at about 5:50 in the morning and was relatively small, burning less than an acre. The U.S. Forest Service expects residents will be seeing smoke for about two days.

The fire wasn't threatening any structures and was about 80 percent contained as of 6 p.m. The cause remains under investigation.