Sylvan Fire in Colorado's Eagle County Grows in Dry, Windy Conditions

The Sylvan Fire had grown to more than 3,000 acres early on June 23, with this helicopter footage showing the flames roaring through forest.

Firefighters were anticipating another day of activity in hot, dry, windy conditions on June 23.

Helicopter pilot Jonathan McNally posted this video to Instagram, showing the aggressive fire behavior. “Very sad to see a wonderful place get torched, and so close to home,” he wrote in an Instagram post. Credit: Jonathan McNally via Storyful

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