625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810
Suspicious Vehicle Fire at WCCC (Western Colorado Community College)
For Immediate Release
Contact: Shawn Montgomery (PIO) 970-260-3708
Today’s Date: 07/14/2015
Address: 2508 Blichman Ave, Grand Junction, CO.
Call Time: 0328
On Scene: 0334
The Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire at Western Colorado Community College early this morning. The first unit on scene (Truck 3) arrived at WCCC and found 3 vehicles fully involved with fire. The vehicles were behind a secured fenced in area near the facility’s shop classes. Fire crews were able to quickly make entry into the area and deploy compressed foam to knock the blaze down and ultimately extinguish the fire.
This fire is considered suspicious and fire investigators are currently on scene conducting their investigation. Details pertaining to this fire and the investigation will take several days. All fire investigation question will directed to the Grand Junction Fire Marshal’s Office @ 970-549-5800.
There were no injuries to the public or emergency personnel during this incident and there were no structures involved.