At 11:03 today, the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 2700 block of B 1/2 Rd. in Orchard Mesa. Upon arrival it was discovered that the structure was unoccupied, and no one was injured. The fire was extinguished at 11:35. The fire is currently under investigation and the significant damage has not yet been estimated.
All five GJFD engines responded to the fire, along with two ambulances, a medical officer, and a battalion Chief. The GJFD would like to remind the public to check their smoke detectors and practice a home fire escape plan with your family.