<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - fire]]> http://gazette.com/rss/fire Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:47:00 -0700 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Firefighters rescue one person from fire at Colorado Springs duplex]]> http://gazette.com/firefighters-rescue-one-person-from-fire-at-colorado-springs-duplex/article/1594429?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/firefighters-rescue-one-person-from-fire-at-colorado-springs-duplex/article/1594429?custom_click=rss

One person was taken to the hospital with injuries after being rescued from the second floor of a burning Colorado Springs duplex Sunday afternoon, according to the Colorado Springs Fire Department.

Firefighters responded just before 2 p.m. to a fire at 2051 Mt. Washington Ave. on the city's south side, the Fire Department reported.

It is unknown what caused the fire.

No other details were immediately released.



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<![CDATA[Crews put out brush fire near downtown Colorado Springs]]> http://gazette.com/crews-put-out-brush-fire-near-downtown-colorado-springs/article/1594343?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/crews-put-out-brush-fire-near-downtown-colorado-springs/article/1594343?custom_click=rss

he Colorado Springs Fire Department worked overnight to put out a brush fire, likely started from an abandoned homeless camp.

It started around 4:30 a.m. Saturday in the area of Tejon, just east of I-25. According to the fire department, it grew to one-tenth of an acre and burned surrounding grasses, trees and brush.

"It was about the size of a football end zone,” said Lt. Doug Pape with the fire department.



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