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Cameron Peak blaze becomes the largest in Colorado history

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COLORADO — The Cameron Peak wildfire in Colorado became the largest fire in the state’s history, with firefighters struggling to combat the blaze, as seen in footage from Saturday. Firefighters could be seen driving around Estes Park as skies were filled with smoke during the day and battling the intense blaze at night. Strong winds helped the wildfire expand its surface by over 20,000 acres (81 square km) in a day. Authorities blocked roads and ordered evacuations in nearby areas.

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