Grass fire burns 60 acres near Fort Carson

POSTED: 03:09 PM MDT Apr 30, 2013    UPDATED: 04:28 PM MDT Apr 30, 2013 
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. -

A grass fire burned about sixty acres near Fort Carson on Tuesday. 

The fire started outside of Gate 20 near the Cheyenne Mountain Shooting Complex.

The fire was contained as of 3:30 p.m. and fully extinguished as of 4 p.m. 

Officials told KRDO NewsChannel 13 that they are investigating what started the fire.