Fire damages Denver high-rise under construction

Posted at 12:30 PM, Sep 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-21 15:50:24-04

DENVER -- Two people were hurt in a fire at a high-rise building under construction in downtown Denver on Wednesday.

The fire burned on the fifth floor, and part of the sixth floor, of 1453 California, Denver Fire said.

Two workers were injured, but officials did not release the victim's conditions.

Officials said the fire was small, but put out a lot of smoke.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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