Fires burn hundreds of homes in Colorado as tens of thousands flee

//Fires burn hundreds of homes in Colorado as tens of thousands flee

Fires burn hundreds of homes in Colorado as tens of thousands flee

At least 500 homes were likely destroyed and there were no known deaths in a wind-fuelled fire outside Denver, Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle said on Friday.Tens of thousands of Colorado residents were driven from their neighbourhoods by wind-whipped fires. They were anxiously waiting to learn what was left standing of their lives after the flames burned homes, a hotel and a shopping centre.Pelle described one of the communities lost to the fire as “just smoking holes in the ground.” He said…

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