Wildfire burning in Montrose County

By: KKCO / Montrose Daily Press Email
By: KKCO / Montrose Daily Press Email

MONTROSE COUNTY - Hotshot crews are en route to a fire burning northwest of Norwood in Montrose County.

The fire, spotted shortly after 2 p.m. this afternoon, is putting off a strong column of smoke on the south side of San Miguel Canyon, and has come within a mile of homes.

The fire, origin currently unknown, had burned about 100 acres as of 5 p.m., according to Interagency Fire Dispatch.

Check www.nbc11news.com for updates on this developing story and tune into 11 News tonight at 10 p.m. with Glen Mills and Jean Reynolds.

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