Structure Fire; 2930 F 1/4 Road

625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810

Press Release

Structure Fire: 2930 F 1/4 Road, Grand Junction, Co.

For Immediate Release

Contact: Derek Sjolund, PIO (Black Crew)

Today’s Date: 05/10/2016

Address: 2930 F 1/4 Road.

Call Time:14:08  hrs

On Scene:14:17  hrs

Units from the Grand Junction Fire Department were dispatched to a structure fire at 2930 F 1/4 Road. around 14:08 hrs. on 05/10/2016. First arriving units reported A working vehicle fire inside the home owners attached garage. The homeowners were home at the time and were able to call 911.

GJFD crews quickly deployed 1 3/4″ hose line to the vehicle inside of the garage and were able to quickly extinguish the fire using CAFS (Compressed Air Foam System).  The fire was contained to the vehicle only and caused smoke damage to the interior of the homeowners garage.  GJFD crew cleared the home and checked for fire extension through out the home, no fire extension found.  No one was injured.

The fire is currently under investigation.

Safety Note: Never hesitate to call 911 if you see a neighbors home on fire. 

Make sure to always check smoke detectors and replace every 10 years.  Change the batteries every 6 months.

No one was injured during this incident and the property was turned back over to the homeowner upon GJFD clearing the scene.