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64A Fire Burning In Park County 100% Contained

PARK COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) - Firefighters have 100% containment of the 64A Fire burning in Park County. The fire was sparked by two target shooters.

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Mandatory evacuation orders in place for the Payne Gulch subdivision and Happy Top area have been lifted. All of those evacuated have been allowed to return home.

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The 64A Fire has chared about 12 acres and was declared 100% contained on Tuesday afternoon. The two target shooters are cooperating with officials and are not in custody.

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Copter4 flies over the 64A Fire near Bailey. (credit: CBS)

A few weeks ago, firefighters responded to the Shawnee Peak Fire nearby. As of Sept. 5, officials say it was 70 acres with 60% containment.

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