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Military Assisting Crews Battling Raging Wildfires in Colo.

(NECN) - Exhausted fire crews in Colorado are getting some help from the military battling those raging wildfires.

Two C-130 military transport planes are being brought in to assist.

Colorado is dealing with its worst wildfire season in a decade, with eight separate fires currently burning.

Several thousand people have been evacuated, and one of the fires in northern Colorado has now destroyed a total of 248 homes, the most in state history.

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