June 24. Firefighters in Colorado are making enormous efforts to try to keep the flame that turned into an uncontrollable fire in an area of 100 square kilometers of forest, but to cope with the ignition does not work because of the strong wind, heat and falling meteorites.
Authorities used aircraft fire after it was reported a few observations of meteorites fallen into forest and causing more fires.
County Sheriff Peter B. Palmer told the Los Angeles Times, that his department has received four reports of meteorites falling to the ground.
"People heard explosions, they looked at the glowing objects flying through the air, and so on", — he said. — "Local firefighters went to extinguish the meteor appeared after the fire"