Wildfire in Las Animas contained

100 acres scorched

POSTED: 10:43 PM MDT Mar 28, 2013    UPDATED: 12:16 PM MDT Mar 29, 2013 
Las Animas, CO -

A wildfire that broke out Thursday evening about one mile east of Fort Lyon Correctional Facility in Bent County is 100 percent contained.

The fire did not burn any buildings.

Firefighters estimate it burned 100 acres. Previous estimates of up to 300 acres were not correct.