Fort Collins South College Ave Commercial Fire

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Poudre Building Roof Fire

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On January 14th, 2023 at 18:49 Poudre Fire Authority responded to reports of smoke at the Kmart building, 2535 S. College Ave. in Fort Collins. Engine 3 arrived on scene to a vacant commercial building with light smoke showing from the roof and pulled a line in on the Charlie side for fire attack. Engine 4 secured the water supply to Engine 3, Battalion 2 arrived and assumed command in the offensive strategy with a working fire from the roof and assigned Rescue 4 with the primary search. Tower 1 arrived and laddered the roof and Ladder 5 pulled a line to the roof. The fire was put under control at 19:18 and crews remained on scene for overhaul. No injuries were reported and the cause of fire is under investigation. Additional information provided by Poudre Fire Authority

Units on Scene: Battalion 2, Battalion 1, Engine 3, Engine 4, Rescue 4, Engine 10, Engine 5, Ladder 5 & Tower 1

UCHealth EMS: Medic 207 & Medic 214

Fort Collins Police Department

Photo courtesy of Poudre Fire Authority

Photo courtesy of Poudre Fire Authority

Photo courtesy of Poudre Fire Authority

Photo courtesy of Poudre Fire Authority

Photo courtesy of Poudre Fire Authority