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Boulder Fourmile Canyon fire update: 140 structures burned, red flag warning, new videos

Click for update here: The destructive power of the Fourmile Canyon fire near Boulder was never in doubt -- but the catalog of destruction continues to grow. According to Greg Huele, public-information-officer trainee for the Fairmount Fire Protection District, the estimated number of burned structures has risen to 140 -- and there's no official estimate about containment of the blaze to date. Get more details and see new videos below:
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