Massive wildfire hits Colorado - The New Indian Express

Massive wildfire hits Colorado

  • Traffic flows into the city of Denver on Interstate 25 as heavy smoke from the High Park wildfire near Fort Collins, Colorado, shrouds the city on June 12. Authorities have issued health warnings as smoke and haze from the wildfire 60 miles to the north have blanketed the front range. AP
  • The sun pokes through heavy smoke from the High Park fire, June 12, at the Pineridge Natural Area in Fort Collins, Colorado. One person was dead as massive wildfires in drought-parched Colorado burned out of control. AP
  • Smoke rises from the High Park wildfire west of Fort Collins, Colorado, June 12. The fire which started on Saturday has burned over 40,000 acres. One person is dead as massive wildfires in drought-parched Colorado burned out of control. AP
  • People watch the High Park wildfire burn from Bingham Hill west of Fort Collins, Colorado, on June 12. AP
  • People watch the High Park wildfire burn from Bingham Hill west of Fort Collins, Colorado, on June 12. AP
  • In this aerial photo, a home is surrounded by slurry as the High Park Fire encroaches, near Fort Collins, Colorado on June 11. AP
  • In this aerial photo, trees burn and plumes of smoke rise over the High Park Fire west of Fort Collins, Colorado on June 11. AP
  • A couple move their horses out of a pasture in LaPorte, Colorado, as the wildfire burns out of control, June 11, near Fort Collins, Colorado. AP
  • About 600 firefighters battled the 60-square-mile wildfire. AP
  • A woman embraces her daughter as they watch the High Park wildfire burn near their home west of Fort Collins, Colorado, on June 11. AP
  • A plume of smoke rises above the mountain peaks as the High Park wildfire burns west of Fort Collins, Colorado, on June 11. AP
  • A slurry bomber drops a load of retardant on the High Park wildfire near Fort Collins, Colorado, on June 11. AP
  • People watch as the wildfire burns out of control, June 11 near Fort Collins, Colorado. AP
  • Fire crews work to contain a wildfire near homes in an evacuation area, June 11, near Fort Collins, Colorado. AP
  • Another view of the fire crew at work. AP