Grand Junction Fire Spokesperson Mike Page says a mandatory evacaution has been ordered for all resident living in the Preserve subdivision which is off Broadway in the Redlands.
The Red Cross is setting up a shelter/staging area at the Church of the Rock.
11 News has a crew are on scene. Our reporters say it's a large fire that may have been a controlled burn that got out of control.
The fire is threatening multiple structures.
Broadway has been closed to all traffic in both directions from 20 to 23 Road.
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