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Firefighters Close to Containing Rumsey Gulch Fire

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RUMSEY GULCH -

The Dillon Interagency Dispatch Center is reporting a small amount of rain fell on the Rumsey Gulch Fire overnight.

As of Thursday morning, firefighters had contained 79% of the fire.

They will continue putting the fire out during the day.

The fire is 349 acres, and is not expected to grow on Thursday.

Zero injuries have been reported in the fire.

The blaze destroyed five homes and three outbuildings.

Fire officials say firefighters saved many more structures.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but officials believe it was started when a tree fell on a power line.

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