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Fire Crews Monitoring Lightning Strike Above Potato Patch in Vail

  • 10 July 2015
Fire Crews Monitoring Lightning Strike Above Potato Patch in Vail
At about 8:12 p.m. on Friday, July 10, a lightning strike ignited a small wildfire on U.S. Forest Service land above the Potato Patch neighborhood in Vail as a storm moved through the area. Captain Craig Davis of Vail Fire & Emergency Services says the affected area is less than an acre and no structures are threatened.

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