At 4:44 a.m. the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire on the 800 block of 1st Avenue. The first unit arrived at 4:49 a.m. and found fire spreading from a vehicle in a garage storage space. Crews began to put out the fire while preventing it from spreading to offices within the same building. Fire damage was restricted to the garage space while the offices within the same building suffered smoke damage. There were no injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
GJFD responded with Truck 1, Truck 3, Engine 4, Engine 5, Ambulance 1, and a Battalion Chief
For more information on this incident contact the Community Outreach Office at (970)549-5900 or by e-mail at GJFirePIO@gjcity.org.