Feb 16, 2011 5:03 PM by Stefanie Boe
Fire crews appear to be gaining the upper hand on a grass fire east of Colorado Springs. It broke out just before 2 p.m. Firefighters from across the region responded to the scene.
Early reports said the fire burned 100 acres---we're waiting for a better estimate.
This picture from reporter Stephanie Collins shows the burn area near Highway 94 and Curtis Rd.
We'll bring you more here and on News First 5 at 5 & 6.