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From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on June 9, 2018

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Posted at 9:44 AM, Jun 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-09 20:05:42-04

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 


5:41 p.m.: The fire in Eagle County has been named the Bocco Fire. Officials say it is several acres in size, but did not provide an estimated number. 

4:59 p.m.: Evacuations are taking place in the area of Horse Mountain Ranch. U.S. Highway 131 is closing between Wolcott and State Bridge. Eagle County officials ask that you avoid the area. 

4:58 p.m.: The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office wants the community's help to find 78-year-old Ray Rosich, who suffers from dementia. More details the tweet below: 

3:47 p.m.: Several agencies are responding to a wildfire north of Wolcott in Eagle County. Mandatory evacuations have been ordered as a precaution for five homes in the Alkali subdivision. 

9:48 a.m.: Multiple crashes are being reported on northbound I-25 from University Boulevard to 6th Avenue, the Denver Police Department says. 

9:31 p.m.: The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Elbert County for Sunday starting at 10 a.m. and going through 10 p.m. 

7:56 a.m.: Denver Water says Evans is still closed both directions near Santa Fe in south Denver due to a water main break that happened Friday afternoon. They expect to have the area open by late afternoon Saturday.