East Troublesome Fire 100% Contained

Officials have declared the East Troublesome Fire—the second largest in Colorado’s recorded history—100 percent contained. 

The fire has burned 194,000 acres in Grand and Larimer counties after it started October 14 northeast of Kremmling.   

The fire destroyed or damaged 366 residential structures and 214 secondary structures.  

Two people died in the fire in the Grand Lake area when they refused to leave their home.   

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