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Denver : CO : USA | Mar 28, 2012 at 1:13 PM PDT
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Wild Fire 4 Mile Update.

Dozens of homes are burnt and destroyed in Colorado blaze on Monday; fire fighters are fighting desperately coming up with strategy to build control line around the fire to stop it from spreading

A total of almost 400 firefighters from different states, were present along with their best teams expecting help from air tankers, fire is spreading due to strong winds, firefighters’ top priority is to save as much homes as possible

One woman is reported to be missing, and two bodies of couple were found dead identified as 77 years old Sam Lamar Lucas and Linda M. Lucas, 76.

Authorities are giving advance warning to neighboring communities to evacuate

The actual reason of fire is unknown so far but investigations are going on both by County Sheriff office and State Forest service

Efforts will be continued till the fire is under control making sure nothing is left undone to reignite the fire. Weather check, location confirmation, and other related aspects are thoroughly examined before sending the high alert

The heat was too much that it was burning and melting anything that came in its way, it was melting machinery, steel and iron fences

There is a possibility of fire to be spread due to dry and warm weather; three firefighters are also reported being injured in the line of duty

There is no time frame given as when they will have fire under control, fire is not contained as yet

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