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One person injured in large Conifer house fire

Posted at 10:50 AM, Jun 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-11 15:10:12-04

CONIFER, Colo. — Firefighters worked Tuesday morning into the afternoon to extinguish a house fire in Conifer.

Deputy Fire Chief Jacob Ware with the Elk Creek Fire Protection District said a single-family home on the 11100 block of Conifer Mountain Road was fully involved in a fire Tuesday morning. As of 10:20 a.m., the fire was too dangerous for firefighters to work from the inside. Around noon, the fire department said they had the fire under control.

The house was a total loss.

Ware said very little of the fire had expanded to nearby vegetation

One person was transported to a hospital with injuries, he said. Their condition is unknown.