Edwards brush fire contained | VailDaily.com

Edwards brush fire contained

Lauren GlendenningVail, CO Colorado
Preston Utley/Vail DailyA firefighter helps extinguish a grass fire Thursday afternoon in a field along the north side of the Eagle River near Cordillera.

EDWARDS A small brush fire is burning on the western edge of Edwards, likely caused by nearby power lines, a fire official says. The quarter-acre fire has been contained despite light winds, said Battalion Chief Kevin Rindy of the Eagle River Fire Protection District. Earlier, traffic delays were reported on Highway 6 between Lake Creek and Hillcrest roads. First reports of the fire came in around 12:41 p.m.

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