Monster fire terrorizes a Colorado city

Updated 8:57 AM EDT, Thu June 28, 2012

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Fueled by high winds, the Waldo Canyon Fire doubles in size

A fire that was in the mountains comes roaring down into the city

Suddenly, it's not trees but homes going up in flames

Frightened residents evacuate, then wait anxiously to learn the fate of their properties

(CNN) —  

It was like a scene from a big-budget Hollywood disaster movie – a Godzilla of a fire roaring down the mountain, straight toward Brandon Hanson’s Colorado Springs neighborhood.

Winds gusting at 65 mph pushed the fire over a ridge and sent it roaring into the city. Su