Boulder County officials gave the all-clear Sunday after an evacuation alert was issued for one area of the county.
A small plane crash sparked a wildfire near 10,000 left-hand canyon Dr. Evacuation warnings were issued for the surrounding area, including the towns of Gold Hill and Ward. Take proactive steps and prepare to leave. https://t.co/4vuYka1gDv pic.twitter.com/H1peYr0aWh
— BoulderCountySheriff (@BldrCOSheriff) July 17, 2022
According to the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, the affected area includes the 10000 block of Left Hand Canyon Drive and the towns of Gold Hill and Ward.
After 11:30 a.m., an evacuation order was issued after a small plane crashed and a wildfire broke out. It is not yet known how many people were on board or if anyone was injured in the crash.
The Sheriff’s Office said firefighters remain at the scene and firefighters continue to work on hot spots.
This is breaking news. More information will be added as it becomes available.