Aurora Structure Fire
On March 4th, 2022 at approximately 10:25 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire at the Weatherstone Apartments, 15594 E. 12th Ave. Units arrived on scene and found heavy smoke and fire coming from two third-story windows. Engine 5 advanced a hose line while Ladder 5 raised their aerial to a third story window. Firefighters controlled the blaze in about 15 minutes and spent about another hour checking for hot spots, mopping up and ventilating the building. Firefighters rescued a cat from the residence and gave it oxygen before turning it over to animal control. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.
Units on Scene: Battalion Chief 2, Battalion Chief 3, Engine 1, Engine 3, Engine 5, Engine 8, Ladder 5, Ladder 6 & Ladder 16
Special Call: Arson 3 & PIO
Falck: F5, Medic 104 & Medic 112