A wildfire broke out Wednesday afternoon along the Colorado River just west of Mittry Lake. According to Rural Metro firefighters, on behalf of BLM, the fire has already burned at least 600 acres and is being fueled by windy weather.
The brush fire was reported about 6 p.m. Thursday evening in the Paradise Cove area along the Colorado River. BLM fire crews responded, assisted by Rural/Metro Fire Department. Friday morning the fire flared up. Video by Terry Ketron/The Sun