Crews extinguish blaze west of Black Mountain Fire | SkyHiNews.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Crews extinguish blaze west of Black Mountain Fire

Crews respond to a fire that broke out Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, northeast of Kremmling and about 2.5 miles west of the Black Mountain Fire. It was estimated at 1.5 acres as of Sunday afternoon.
Grand County Sheriff’s Office/Courtesy photo

Update: The fire was extinguished and mopped up with crews leaving the scene by 5 p.m. Sunday.

Original story: Crews are responding to another wildfire start northeast of Kremmling.

The Grand County Sheriff’s Office estimated the fire to be about 1.5 acres as of Sunday afternoon. It is burning in grass near the intersection of County Road 22 and County Road 2, which is about 2.5 miles west of the Black Mountain Fire.



The Hot Sulphur Springs Parshall Fire Protection District is responding to the fire along with three engines from the Black Mountain Fire incident response team. Crews were working on mop-up operations as of 4 p.m.

The Black Mountain Fire broke out Aug. 29. As of Sunday morning, it was reported to be 416 acres and 35% contained.



This is a developing story that will be updated as more information becomes available.

Crews respond to a new wildfire burning in grass Sunday near County Road 22 and County Road 2.
Grand County Sheriff’s Office/Courtesy photo

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

The Sky-Hi News strives to deliver powerful stories that spark emotion and focus on the place we live.

Over the past year, contributions from readers like you helped to fund some of our most important reporting, including coverage of the East Troublesome Fire.

If you value local journalism, consider making a contribution to our newsroom in support of the work we do.