Airpark Fire now estimated at 500 acres

Jul 22, 2012

Sunday, July 22, 2012, 6:15 p.m.

DURANGO-The Airpark Fire, reported at noon today south of Durango, has grown to an estimated 500 acres. The fire has crossed over the ridge to the west and is headed towards Lake Nighthorse. Two heavy helicopters and 2 heavy air tankers are ordered and en route.