Wildfire burns 1,200+ acres on Eastern Plains in Yuma County near Holyoke

YUMA COUNTY, Colo. - A wildfire burned 1,200 to 1,500 acres on the Eastern Plains Wednesday.

The Yuma County Sheriff's Office said the fire was first reported at 12:12 p.m.

No structures were threatened, according to Ana Baucke, Public Information Officer for the Yuma County Sheriff's Office.

Several fire agencies fought the fire near US 385 and Holyoke.

The fire was contained and firefighters were mopping up hot spots by 5:15 p.m., Baucke said.

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