Posted: Nov 18, 2011 4:36 PM by Stefanie Boe
Updated: Nov 18, 2011 9:46 PM
Several fires are burning on Hwy 350 six miles south of La Junta. The La Junta Fire Chief says via Twitter that the highway is closed due to smoke from milemarker 66 though 63.
Fire crews are getting the upper hand on the fires. La Junta and Rocky Ford firefighters are on scene with 7 trucks working the fires.
Photo courtesy: La Junta Fire Chief Aaron Eveatt.