Updates: This massive wildland fire incident has scorched approximately 16,300 acres of the Black Forest Area, which is located North of Colorado Springs, Colorado, as of the afternoon of June 14, 2013. This fire disaster has become the most destructive fire in the history of the State of Colorado.
Number of homes burned: 400
Incident Commander: Rich Harvey
Planned Actions of emergency personnel on this incident:
Continue to anchor, flank and pinch where fire and terrain allow. Continue structure protection and maintain evacuations.