2,000-acre grass fire burning in Huerfano County

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A 2,000 acre grass fire is burning in Huerfano County.

The fire is burning on the east side of Interstate 25 about two miles south of Walsenburg. Firefighters said no structures are threatened, and travel on nearby roads is not affected.

The fire started around 10:50 p.m. Thursday. Firefighters said it may have been caused by a trailer being blown over by the gusting winds.

About 20-30 firefighters are fighting the fire.This is a developing story. Stay with FOX21 News for the latest. 

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