Talcott Fire near Rampart Reservoir now fully contained

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Talcott Fire that started Monday afternoon near Rampart Reservoir is now fully contained.

The fire burned about 14 acres of the Pike National Forest.

Firefighters remain in the area to monitor hot spots and continue mop-up efforts. One engine and one 20-person hand crew are on the scene Friday.

Fire danger remains high in the area because of dry fuels.

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