Colorado Springs firefighters douse burning trash

By: TOM ROEDER

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November 24, 2012

Colorado Springs firefighters worked early Saturday to douse a smoldering fire at a garbage transfer station south of Fountain Boulevard and Interstate 25.

The fire at a Waste Management building at 1965 Commercial Blvd. was reported at 5:20 a.m., the fire department said in Twitter.

Crews reported a working blaze fueled by burning trash. The department said firefighters were taking a defensive stance, ensuring the fire didn't spread away from the trash.

The blaze was out and firefighters had left the scene by 10 a.m.

Colorado Springs firefighters douse burning trash

By: TOM ROEDER
Updated: November 24, 2012 at 12:00 am

Colorado Springs firefighters worked early Saturday to douse a smoldering fire at a garbage transfer station south of Fountain Boulevard and Interstate 25. The fire at a Waste Management building at 1965 Commercial Blvd. was reported at 5:20 a.m., the fire department said in Twitter. Crews...

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