Jul 10, 2013 12:56 AM by Connie Murphy, Eric Ross

Update on the Fisher's Peak Fire near Trinidad

The fire burning on Fisher's Peak near Trinidad is 0-percent contained. Fire officials say the wildfire has destroyed approximately 30 acres. As of Tuesday evening, no homes or businesses are in harms way. No evacuations have been ordered for Trinidad or surrounding communities. One air tanker has been making water drops on the fire.

Ground crews remain on scene overnight to monitor any new developments. Because of the steep terrain, firefighters are unable to make their way up the mountain.

As of 10 p.m. Tuesday, the fire has died down because of calm winds and cooler temperatures. Fire crews are still considered about the blaze growing tomorrow should winds pick up in the afternoon. Stay with News 5 and for any new developments on this fire.


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