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Firefighters Mop up Rumsey Gulch Fire

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RUMSEY GULCH -

Fire officials say the Rumsey Gulch Fire, which started Monday evening, was caused by a tree falling on a power line.

High winds helped the fire grow to 349 acres.

The Dillon Interagency Dispatch Center said as of Friday morning, the fire was 90% contained. 

Resources will continue to be released throughout the day Friday.

Hand crews will stay throughout the day, but were expected to be released by Friday night.

Local fire departments will patrol the Rumsey Gulch and Summer Gulch areas during the weekend.

 

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