Fire rips through Castle Pines home

Posted at 5:14 PM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-30 21:23:59-04

CASTLE PINES, Colo. — A home in the Castle Pines neighborhood was heavily damaged by fire Monday afternoon. 

South Metro Fire crews responded to the home at 611 Cliffgate Lane around 3 p.m.

Crews say two people were inside at the time flames broke out, but managed to escape after the smoke alarms went off.

According to firefighters, heavy flames self-vented up through the roof. The multi-million dollar home appears to have been destroyed.

Firefighters say there is no threat to surrounding structures. 

There is no word on what caused the fire. An investigation is ongoing.