4 outbuildings, 12 vehicles lost in 135-acre fire in Rio Blanco
A 135-acre fire in Meeker off County Road 7 Thursday burned 12 vehicles and four outbuildings, according to the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page.
The fire was located roughly 2.5 miles up from Highway 64, and it’s now 50 percent contained. Meeker Fire Department is in charge of the fire.
Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume confirmed the information posted on Rio Blanco’s Facebook page at a Craig Fire/Rescue board meeting Thursday evening
No homes were lost in the fire.
The newspaper will update this story as more information becomes available.
As the United States honors the many individuals who have made the ultimate sacrifice this Memorial Day, multiple ceremonies in Moffat County will pay tribute as part of the holiday.