Waldo Canyon fire
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Colorado Springs’ Waldo Canyon fire

The Waldo Canyon fire moved into subdivisions and destroyed homes in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Galon Wampler / Associated Press)
A helicopter fights the Waldo Canyon fire.  (Galon Wampler / Associated Press)
People flee the Waldo Canyon fire with little time to spare as it burns through neighborhoods west of Colorado Springs. (Bryan Oller / Associated Press)
The Waldo Canyon fire hits homes in the Rock Rimmon area of northwest Colorado Springs, Colo., on the fourth day of the blaze. (Christian Murdock / Associated Press)
People watch as the Waldo Canyon fire burns across the western side Colorado Springs, Colo. (Bryan Oller / Associated Press)
Firefighters rest in a parking lot next to Station 9 on Garden of the Gods Road between shifts fighting the Waldo Canyon fire. Every firefighter available in the city was called in to fight the fire. (Christian Murdock / The Gazette)