Adams County Structure Fire
At 10:45 on November 13th, 2014 Adams County Fire Rescue with Federal Heights and Thornton Fire were dispatched to a residential structure fire at 400 Del Norte St. in Western Hills. Firefighters arrived on scene and found heavy smoke coming from a single-family residence currently up for sale. Medic 11, the first unit to arrive on scene, reported smoke showing from two sides. Engine 14 arrived shortly thereafter and connected with a hydrant directly across the street. Firefighters opened up the vents to the attic and attacked the fire from there first before taking a line inside. The residence, which is currently for sale, sustained heavy smoke and water damage. The cause of the fire is still under investigation..
Units on Scene:
Adams County: Battalion 11, Engine 11, Medic 11, Medic 12, Engine 14, Engine 15 & Utility 11
Thornton Fire Department: Battalion 71, Engine 72 & Medic 72
Federal Heights Fire Department: Chief 40 & Engine 41