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'It just exploded': Colorado's Cameron Peak, CalWood fires drive thousands from their homes

USATODAY.com Sunday, 18 October 2020 ()
The CalWood fire began burning Saturday about 50 miles southeast of the Cameron Peak Fire that has burned more than 300 square miles since mid-August.
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News video: Enormous Plume of Smoke Looms Over Colorado as Cameron Peak Fire Spreads Burning Over 2500 Acres

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The Cameron Peak Fire in colorado had been steadily burning and growing in size. Due to shifting winds and dry conditions, the fire exploded, spreading over 25000 acres of land in a single day. The large scale burning caused an ominous-looking plume of smoke to loom over the sky, engulfing it.

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