Wildfire in Southern Colorado

July 18, 2018
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The Spring Creek wildfire that started on June 27 in Southern Colorado because of human error has caused massive destruction, burning over 175,000 acres of land. Several homes and property were also damaged. Some of the most severely-hit counties include Huerfano County where 35 homes were affected, and the Costilla County impacting 100 homes. The Rocky Mountain ACS Disaster Response Team, led by Cathy Kissner, was on the scene assisting with the Recovery Efforts. On Sunday, July 8, they were able to secure a location for the Collection/Distribution Center in Huerfano County; whereas In Costilla County, they are still in search of one in the Ft. Garland area. Please keep the affected families and communities in your prayer as they go through this trying time.