Fire team transfers command back to local resources |

Fire team transfers command back to local resources

Staff ReportGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

The Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team Bravo transferred command of the New Castle Fire back to local firefighters at 6 a.m. today, according to a press release. Firefighters will continue to mop up and patrol the fire until it is declared out.The fire burned 1,240 acres, and to date has cost $1,600,000. One hundred thirty-eight personnel were assigned to the fire.

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