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Buckhorn Fire in Fremont County 100 percent contained

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UPDATE: Fremont County Sheriff's deputies said the Buckhorn Fire burning off of County Road 11 in Fremont County is now 100 percent contained. 

The fire was reported Tuesday afternoon near the 2500 block of Buckhorn Lane, which is east of the intersection of County Road 11 and Highway 9 northwest of Canon City. 

Deputies said no structures were threatened and no one had to be evacuated.

Fremont County Sheriff's Office deputies and the Tallahassee Volunteer Fire Protection are out on a brush fire just off of County Road 11.

Around 3:30 p.m. flames were reported to to be 15-20 acres in size in the 2500 block of Buckhorn Lane. Earlier reports said the fire was moving northeast, but crews say the fire isn't moving much right now.

The Sheriff's Office states there are no structures threatened at this time. 

No evacuations are in place at this time.

(Below: Photos from the Fremont County Sheriff's Office of the #BuckhornFire response)

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