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Mullen Fire

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Medicine Bow National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2468 Jackson Street
Laramie, WY 82070

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NEW: Colorado evacuations and Wyoming road closures

Mullen Fire Wildfire
Closures – 9/30/2020

Mandatory Evacuation order from Larimer County, Colorado at 5:40 pm:
Due to the Mullen Fire in Wyoming, Fire officials have upgraded to Mandatory Evacuations for the Roach and Hohnholz areas in northwest Larimer County due to immediate and imminent danger. Residents and visitors should evacuate the area immediately and as quickly as possible. Do not delay leaving to gather belongings or make efforts to protect your home or business. Evacuating immediately not only supports your safety, but also allows emergency crews better access to the area. For updates, text the word MULLEN to 888777 from your cell phone. We will communicate information to that key word as needed. Please do not call 9-1-1 unless you are in danger.

Evacuation order from Jackson County, Colorado Sheriff’s Office at 3:30 pm:

“Emergency!!!! Today’s pre evacuation has been updated to evacuation. All residents north of 3 way please evacuate ASAP.
Highway 125 to Riverside, Wyoming is how closed until further notice. Highway 127 is still closed and Highway 14E is still closed.”

Road closure announcement from Wyoming Department of Transportation at 3:30 pm:

WYO 230 from Riverside to the Colorado state line (CO 125) is now CLOSED due to Mullen Fire activity.

Also closed due to fire activity are:

  • WYO 230 between the Colorado state line (CO 127) and Woods landing (mm 27)
  • WYO 11 between Albany and where it connects to WYO 130
  • WYO 10 between the CO state line (CO 103) and where it connects to WYO 230 (near Jelm)

The estimated reopening times are unknown. Watch or call 511 for updates