Nov 8, 2013 12:40 PM by David Randall
Update: News5 crews on the scene are reporting that the fire is under control. The barn was destroyed, but the nearby house is still standing. Monument Police tell us that the property affected is the 3rd oldest homestead in Monument.
Update: According to witnesses at a nearby business, the fire has completely destroyed a barn and spread to the surrounding brush.
Fire crews are fighting a fire that has burned at least one structure and is threatening others near Monument. The fire is near the intersection of W. Baptist Rd. and Old Denver Rd. Fire departments from different agencies are assisting. We have a crew on the scene and will be updating this story as it develops.