In the US state of Colorado, a forest fire spread to the territory of a military base. According to preliminary data, more than two hundred and forty hectares of land have already burned out.
The training area was damaged, but the main structures were saved. Over a hundred people are fighting the flames. It is reported that there were no casualties among the personnel.
In total, about 70 large wildfires have now been recorded in the United States. They covered an area of over three million hectares. The smoke even reached the Nordic countries.