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.
Check back for details throughout the day and watch 11 News tonight at 5:30 and 10 p.m.
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.