Fast Moving Grass Fire In Colorado

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US Colorado Governor Declares State Of Emergency Amid Grass Fire

Governor Jared Polis of the US, State of Colorado declared an emergency, due to fast-moving grass fires by high winds across the Front Range, on December 30.  Evacuation was ordered for two Colorado cities as hundreds of homes had already burnt in the Denver area, the Hill. "Prayers for thousands of families evacuating from the fires in Superior and Boulder Country," Polis tweeted. Meanwhile, emergency operations and evacuation are underway. 

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 - 12:28 PM / by Madhvi Jha

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