Colorado Daily Status Report: October 20, 2016

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Colorado Daily Status Report October 20, 2016

Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m. 


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Activation Level

Level III

Current Disasters/Large Incidents

Incident NameJunkins Fire
Incident Start DateOctober 17, 2016
Location/CountyCuster County and Pueblo County
CausePower Line
Acres16,832 Acres
Containment3% Containment
EvacuationsEvacuations and Pre-Evacuations in Place.
Fatalities/InjuriesNone reported
ShelterValley Bible, Large animal sheltering at Draper's Ranch and colorado State Fairgrounds. Small animal shelter at Custer County Fairgrounds.
Structures Lost5 Homes, 13 Structures
ResourcesType I Incident Management Team, DHSEM Regional Field Managers, DFPC Fire Management Officer, MMA
FundingEmergency Fire Fund (EFF) and FEMA Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) approved. Governor Verbal Disaster Declaration.
Information SourcesJunkins Fire Facebook and Twitter, Pueblo County Sheriff Facebook and Twitter, Custer County OEM Facebook

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