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Brush fire in Fort Carson grows to 100 acres

Posted at 6:28 PM, Sep 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-12 20:28:34-04

A small brush fire in Fort Carson has quickly grown to 100 acres, Fort Carson officials said Saturday.

The fire, which started out as a 6-acre small brush fire, threatens no homes or other buildings. KRDO-TV reports.

Officials also said it's doubtful the fire will spread to any areas close to people. Crews told our ABC-affiliate in Colorado Springs they are confident they will contain the flames by Saturday night.

So far, the fire has been 50% contained. 

Officials have not specified a cause for the fire.