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Viking Fire in Conifer 100 percent contained

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By Sal Christ

A small wildfire that ignited in Conifer Thursday afternoon is 100 percent contained.

The Viking Fire, which was reported at 3:15 p.m. Thursday near the intersection of Pleasant Park Road and Silver Bear Road, burned slightly more than a half acre after a lightning strike.

Jacob Ware, deputy fire chief at Elk Creek Fire, said that firefighters hiked in from biking and hiking trails to access the fire, which was burning in an area filled with dead and downed trees. Ware said crew members are expected to remain on site throughout Friday to continue mop-up efforts.


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