POSTED: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 9:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 9:04am
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Firefighters continue to battle raging wildfires across parts of central Colorado.
The so called "Black Forest" fire has destroyed nearly 100 homes since it started Tuesday.
2,500 properties are threatened, forcing 7,000 people to evacuate.
Among the evacuees are 900 inmates from a prison too close to the fire line.
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