[BREAKING] Mandatory evacuation announced as new fire sparks in Colorado


The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office announced a mandatory evacuation notice for homes two miles around Birdseye View in Peyton due to a new wildfire that has started. 

The fire is burning near the 19000 Block of Birdseye View.

Officials are asking residents to evacuate South, and call 9-1-1 if they are in immediate danger. 

The cause of the fire is unclear at this point. 

Details on size and containment have not been released.