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A firefighter fights a blaze in a detached

A firefighter fights a blaze in a detached garage in the Black Forest area in Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013) Photo Credit: AP

Wildfires burned out of control throughout Colorado.

The remains of a motorcycle stands among the
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The remains of a motorcycle stands among the ruins of a home along Holmes Road during the third day of the Black Forest Fire north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2013)

A firefighter keeps watch over a controlled burn
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A firefighter keeps watch over a controlled burn at the Black Forest Section 16 Trailhead near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2013)

Lake Dillon Fire Rescue member Frank Towers climbs
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Lake Dillon Fire Rescue member Frank Towers climbs off his firetruck after battling the Black Forest fire near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2013)

Evergreen Fire Rescue member Stephen Miller and crews
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Evergreen Fire Rescue member Stephen Miller and crews from several other fire departments gather at the Black Forest Section 16 Trailhead after fighting the Black forest fire near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2013)

Ramah Fire Crew member Benedict Yazzie stands watch
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Ramah Fire Crew member Benedict Yazzie stands watch over a back burn started at the Black Forest Section 16 Trailhead near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2013)

Karen Hilborn and her son Alex wait to
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Karen Hilborn and her son Alex wait to head into the Black Forest fire burn zone with a police escort to gather items from their home near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 14, 2013)

Ray Miller, left, hugs wife Cindy before he
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Ray Miller, left, hugs wife Cindy before he heads into the burn zone with a police escort to try to retrieve medication from their home that was burned to the ground in the Black Forest fire near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 14, 2013)

Colorado Sen. Mark Udall talks with the media
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Colorado Sen. Mark Udall talks with the media during a news conference, emphasizing his confidence that all federal resources are in place to fight the Black Forest fire and take care of the upcoming restoration efforts near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 14, 2013)

A firefighter fights a blaze in a detached
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A firefighter fights a blaze in a detached garage in the Black Forest area in Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Black Forest Fire Department officers burn off natural
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Black Forest Fire Department officers burn off natural ground fuel in an evacuated neighborhood, prepping the area for the encroachment of the wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

A Black Forest Fire Department officer drenches the
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A Black Forest Fire Department officer drenches the ground after burning off natural ground fuel in an evacuated neighborhood, prepping the area for the encroachment of the wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Colorado Springs resident Yolette Baca takes a photo
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Colorado Springs resident Yolette Baca takes a photo of the wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Black Forest Fire Department officers burn off natural
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Black Forest Fire Department officers burn off natural ground fuel in an evacuated neighborhood, prepping the area for the encroachment of the wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

The Black Forest Fire burns out of control
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The Black Forest Fire burns out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Chris and Christine Walker watch the Black Forest
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Chris and Christine Walker watch the Black Forest Fire gain steam as it burns out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Fire erupts behind a home as the Black
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Fire erupts behind a home as the Black Forest Fire burns out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Fire crowns in the trees on a wildfire
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Fire crowns in the trees on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Black Forest Fire Dept. officers examine an evacuated
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Black Forest Fire Dept. officers examine an evacuated neighborhood north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

Fire crowns in the trees on a wildfire
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Fire crowns in the trees on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colorado. (June 12, 2013)

A fire-fighting slurry plane makes a pass in
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A fire-fighting slurry plane makes a pass in preparation drops its load on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

People pulled to over watch from their cars
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People pulled to over watch from their cars as a fire-fighting slurry plane makes a pass in preparation to drop its load on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 12, 2013)

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