UPDATE: 5/17/18 5:39PM Residents in Pueblo County evacuated due to Carson Midway fire are now being allowed to return to their homes. Residents should access property via either exit 119 or 122 on I-25. Must show valid government ID and proof of residency to re-enter. Fire is 80 percent contained. Tires still in fire in area. No structures in Pueblo County lost. Red Cross shelter to remain open for as long as needed. Red Cross providing cleanup kits for returning residents.

#URGENT: PCSO in conjunction with El Paso County, is ordering evacuation of Midway Ranch due to a wildland fire burning on SE corner of Fort Carson Training Area. More Info to follow. Monitor our Twitter, Facebook and local media. #carsonmidway and #indianridge

UPDATE: Evacuation Center in Fountain is at 500 Alabama Avenue, not West Alabama as previously noted. Evac center is open to all evacuees from #carsonmidway fire. Keep following us for further information.

See Critical Announcements below for updates
11:46 AM - 16 Mar 2018

Critical Announcements

1720: Evacuations remain in effect for Midway Ranch area in Pueblo County due to #carsonmidway fire. Residents NOT allowed in area. Law Enforcement maintaining traffic control points in the area. Evac Center @ Fountain Valley Baptist Church, 500 Alabama Ave., in Ftn.

1645 p.m. Pueblo Animal Services, 4600 Eagleridge Blvd., is accepting small animals for those residents who have been evacuated from Midway Ranch due to the #carsonmidway fire.

1630: New acreage for the #carsonmidway fire. Now an estimated 2,032 acres. No structures damaged in Pueblo County. Evacuations still in effect.

1424: Remember residents who are evacuating, don't forget to take your pets. Large animals can be sheltered at Colorado State Fairgrounds. Enter at Gate 6 off Small Ave.

1419: No structures in Pueblo County have been affected by the #carsonmidway fire burning near the Pueblo County/El Paso County line

1300: Evacuation of Pueblo County residents at Midway Ranch affecting about 100 people.

1247: 69 homes in Pueblo County being evacuated due to wildland fire on Fort Carson.

1240 #carsonmidway fire now at approximately 1,234 acres. Burning on Fort Carson training area. Winds in area remain strong.
1216 A large animal shelter has been set up at the Colorado State Fairgrounds (gate 6 off Small Ave horse stalls) for the Midway Ranch residents being evacuated for the #carsonmidway fire.

1210: Evacuation Center
Fountain Valley Baptist Church
500 Alabama Ave
Fountain, CO

1202: PCSO allowing Midway Ranch residents controlled traffic access @ I25, Exit 119 at Rancho Colorado Boulevard. This is for evacuation purposes only. #carsonmidway

1155: #UPDATE: Pueblo County Sheriff's Deputies being deployed for traffic control and to help with evacuation of residents in the Midway Ranch area due to the #carsonmidway fire.

1146: Reverse notification for those near the Midway Ranch area.

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