Adams County Federal Blvd Building Fire

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Adams County Defensive Fire

Photo courtesy of Adams County Fire Rescue

On December 22nd, 2022 at 19:33 Adams County Fire Rescue with auto-aid from Westminster Fire Department responded to a fire in the area of W. 60th Ave. & Federal Blvd. in Berkley. Adcom advised that the building was reported to be abandoned and visible flames from multiple callers. Engine 12 arrived to a small one-story fully engulfed abandoned building, pulled a 1 3/4 for quick attack in the defensive strategy. Crews worked the fire in -14 degrees weather before getting the fire quickly under control. The fire was determined to be a homeless warming fire and intentionally set. One person suffered minor injuries. Additional information provided by Adams County Fire Rescue

Units on Scene:

Adams County: Battalion 11, SAM 11, Engine 12, Engine 13, Engine 11 (Cancelled), Truck 11 (Cancelled), Medic 11 & Medic 12 

Added: Medic 11, Arson 11 & Bureau 15

Westminster: Battalion 1 (Cancelled), Engine 1 (Cancelled) & Medic 1

Adams County Sheriff’s Office

Photo courtesy of Adams County Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of Adams County Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of Adams County Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of Adams County Fire Rescue