UPDATE (7:34 p.m.): The 320 Fire west of monument is 100% contained, according to the USFS. It burned approximately 0.25 acres. Firefighters remain on scene mopping up hotspots.
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — The United States Forest Service (USFS) Pike-San Isabel has reported a half acre fire burning 6 miles west of Monument.
The USFS reported the fire, called the 320 Fire, on their Twitter account just before 5 p.m. Thursday, and confirmed it was human-caused.
So far no structures are threatened and no evacuation orders are in effect. USFS said one forest service engine and one squad is responding.