Vallecito Fire More of a Health Issue Now

Nov 5th @ 4:09 pm in News by Scott Staley

The Vallecito Fire which was first reported on Oct. 16th is still only 25 per cent contained.  Although no structures or people are directly threatened by this fire the Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment has issued a health advisory for surrounding areas because of the smoke generated by this blaze.   The advisory applies to Durango, Vallecito, and Bayfield.  Fire managers are still working on what caused the fire.