Jun 11, 2013 6:08 PM by Patricia Collier
LA VETA - Another wildfire has erupted in the area of Middle Creek Fire west of La Veta in Huerfano County. The fire is near the railroad track for the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad. A fire in the same area occurred on May 24-The Occidental Fire, which was caused by sparks from the tourist train. Fire is located approx. 4 miles west of La Veta near County Road 440. La Veta Fire Protection District and Huerfano Fire Protection Dist. currently on scene.
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