Firefighters encounter a tangle of rattlesnakes, downed power lines and flammable propane tanks Wednesday as establishment looked for eight people missing in a wildfire that has shattered dozens of homes.
A number of residents have refuse to leave the area and stayed behind, risking their lives to try to save their homes. Establishment is following up with family members and examination homes in the area to find the missing.
Concerning 3,500 people have been evacuate from about 1,000 homes since the fire broke out in a drought-ravaged area north of Boulder on Monday. The information about the eight missing inhabitants surfaced Wednesday, adding to complaints from locals about a lack of information from establishment about the blaze.