Fire burning in San Isabel National Forest

Chris Loveless, Digital Content Director ,
POSTED: 07:17 PM MDT Jun 14, 2013    UPDATED: 07:56 PM MDT Jun 14, 2013 

A wildfire started in the San Isabel National Forest southwest of Pueblo on Friday afternoon.

The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office says the fire is burning close to the old Mason Gulch burn scar at the edge of the park.  It's burning about a quarter-mile from Bells Gulch.

The 3-acre fire is being fought by smoke jumpers.

The sheriff's office says that at last report the fire was lying down.