Firefighter injured in house fire near I-25

Posted at 11:53 AM, May 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-23 13:57:20-04

A firefighter was injured battling a house fire near Interstate 25 Monday.

The fire started around 10:10 a.m. at a home in the 8,000-block of Sherman Street. That's near Interstate 25 and 80th Avenue.

Firefighters from Adams County, Thornton and Federal Heights responded.

Officials told Denver7 several people were in the home when the fire started. They all got out safely. However, one woman was later taken to the hospital.

Neighbors told Denver7 that a firefighter was injured and was taken to the hospital. Adams County fire officials said the firefighter is expected to be OK, but did not release any other details.

There's no word yet on the cause of the fire.


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