An apartment fire in southeast Denver on Wednesday afternoon damaged three units, and firefighters brought the blaze under control in about 30 minutes.
There were no injuries.
#DenverFireDepartment on scene of a second alarm fire at 9825 E. Girard Ave. just declared under control. The fire affected three units & there were no injuries. Investigators are working to determine cause. Crew will be on scene a while longer checking hot spots. @DenSafetyDept pic.twitter.com/Jm71td0edt
— Denver Fire Dept. (@Denver_Fire) March 25, 2020
Firefighters were dispatched at about 2:40 p.m. to the Stone Creek Village Apartments, 9825 E. Girard Ave., on a two-alarm fire, said Capt. Greg Pixley, a department spokesman.
Three stacked units — first, second and third-floor — were heavily damaged. People living in the units will be temporarily displaced. The American Red Cross is providing aid for the victims.
The cause is under investigation.