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Possible explosion leads to fire that destroyed commercial building in Westminster

Posted at 6:11 PM, Jul 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-06 20:11:48-04

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A commercial structure in Westminster is being called a total loss after a fire ravaged the building following a possible explosion just after midnight Saturday.

Westminster firefighters responded to a report of a possible explosion at 6501 West 91st Avenue around 12:09 a.m.

Crews arrived and found the commercial building heavily involved. Fire agencies worked quickly to bring the fire under control at 1:22 a.m., firefighters said.

Firefighters were still on-scene Saturday afternoon sifting through debris to ensure no fires continue to smolder.

The address of the fire comes up as a warehouse and office complex for a lawn treatment company called Revive.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. There were no injuries to any civilians or firefighters.