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Firefighters responding to grass fire near Highway 94

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El Paso County Sheriff's deputies and the Tri County Fire Department are responding to a reported grass fire in El Paso County near Rush.

Ellicott Fire said the fire is burning near County Road 2 and 3 three miles south of Highway 94, near the El Paso County line. The Lincoln County Sheriff said there are no major road closures and they do not expect evacuations to be ordered.

Authorities said they don't know how large the fire is right now.

It's unknown if structures are threatened.

Eastern El Paso County along with the majority of the counties in the News 5 viewing area are under a Red Flag Warning until 6 p.m. Monday night.

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