About 300 homes, all within the Colorado Springs city limits, have been reduced to rubble from the wildfire coming down the mountains.
This is some amazing video of what it was like in one of those neighborhoods…
One of the people in the neighborhood didn’t know the fate of his home, until he picked up a copy of the newspaper and saw it on the front page, in flames.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts where he was vice president of programming for Berkshire Broadcasting Company. Previously, he was an editor at the RKO Radio network in New York, and WHDH Radio in Boston. He is the founder of the MPR News’ website.