Small wildfire extinguished in rural Aurora

Fire burned 1 acre near Quincy & Powhaton

AURORA - Fire crews have extinguished a small wildfire near the Arapahoe Fairgrounds, at E. Quincy Avenue and South Powhaton Road.  That's just north of Aurora Reservoir.

AIRTRACKER7 was over the fire at about 4:45 p.m.  Firefighters could be seen putting water on the fire that was burning in grass and trees.  Additional fire resources were staged in a small parking area at Quincy and S. Robertsdale Way, in case they were needed.

The fire was estimated to be about one acre.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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