MANITOU SPRINGS — A stretch of Westbound Highway 24 is shut down near the entrance to Cave of the Winds due to a grassfire on the side of the road.
The visitors center at Cave of the Winds was evacuated as a precaution.
At 8 p.m. the fire was under control and crews are currently mopping up hot spots. No structures were burned and no one was hurt.
News 5 does not know what caused the fire.
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