The Rocky Mountain Type 1 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire Thursday morning. Updated numbers will be released shortly.
In a post on Facebook, the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office says the Decker Fire evacuation shelter has been moved from the fairgrounds to the Salida United Methodist Church on E. 4th St. in Salida. The fairgrounds has turned all operations over to the church to assist anyone who’s been evacuated.
New evacuations have been ordered as part of the Decker Fire burning near Salida.
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