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Haybale fire spreads in rural Pueblo County

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Posted at 6:28 PM, Dec 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-16 18:37:42-05

PUEBLO COUNTY — Pueblo County Rural Fire estimates that between 3,000 and 4,000 bales of hay are on fire, which is causing a wildfire near Avondale.

Right now crews are letting it burn right and watching for hot spots. No buildings are currently threatened, but three vehicles were destroyed because of the fire.

The fire is expected to burn through tomorrow, the cause of the fire is unknown.

News 5 is sending a crew to the scene.

This is a developing story.

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