Sterling Ranch Residents – Brush Fire East of Sante Fe

South Metro Fire has responded to a 10 acre brush fire currently burning in unincorporated Douglas County south of BackCountry and east of Sante Fe Drive.  It is moving rapidly south and east due to the windy and dry conditions.  The Back Country Subdivision in Highlands Ranch is under mandatory evacuation. The current forecast is for the fire to go south and east.

Sterling Ranch Residents are not ordered to do anything but stay vigilant.  For the most accurate up to date information please go to the South Metro Fire District Twitter feed.