Jun 29 2012
Now confirmed 346 homes have been destroyed. Mostly in the 10 street area of Mountain Shadows development in NW Colorado Springs. Fire now covering 18,000 acres and 15% contained. More than 800 firefighters continue battling the fire. Diminished winds and increased fire-lane clearings indicate that no other homes or buildings are in immediate danger and evacuations are slowing being lifted in many areas allowing people to return to their neighborhoods.