COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A grass fire produced a large amount of smoke on the west side of Colorado Springs Wednesday.
The 3-acre fire flared up near the intersection of W. Uintah Street and N. 17th Street.
Nearby Manitou Boulevard was closed because of the fire.
CSFD & CSU resources have been working together to keep the fire from growing and threatening nearby structures.
As of 3:45 p.m., the fire is primarily contained and crews are working on mop up.