SAGUACHE COUNTY, Colo. — Fire crews continue to battle a wildfire that started Sunday in Saguache County and report they are making good progress.
According to the US Forest Service, the Lopez Fire has burned 88 acres and is 30% contained.
The Forest Service said crews were on scene all day Monday, working on containment lines in high winds.
They expect another tough day Tuesday, with a red flag warning in place due to windy conditions.
People living in the area remain on a pre-evacuation notice and are advised to remain on high alert should a flare-up occur.
According to the Forest Service, the Lopez Fire was caused by lightning.