625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810
For Immediate Release
Contact: Shawn Montgomery (PIO) 970-260-3708
Address: 923 N 12th St. #27 Grand Junction, Co.
Alarm Type: Structure Fire
Time Dispatched: 1324 hrs
Time On Scene: 1329 hrs
The Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a report of smoke coming from a swamp cooler at 923 N 12th St. The first Grand Junction fire unit (Truck 1) on scene reports smoke and flames in the living room of a duplex apartment. Truck 1 was able to make entry into the duplex and knock the fire down very quickly eliminating the spread of the fire into the adjacent apartments. GJFD fire investigators were dispatched to assist in the investigation of the fire. No civilians were injured on this incident and no other structures were damaged. The fire is currently under investigation and all fire investigation questions can be directed to the Grand Junction Fire Marshal’s Office at 970-549-5800.
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