LIVE UPDATES: Black Forest fire north of Colorado Springs consumes more than 7,500 acres; dozens of homes gutted

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At Reckless Ranch on Burgess Rd., Norma Helliwell puts a halter on one of her horses to get it ready for her husband to return with the horse trailer. Her husband was evacuating some of their horses. Minutes later Helliwell was ordered to evacuate, because the fire was comng over the hill. She had to leave the horses behind. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
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