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Structure Fire at 525 Bonfoy Avenue

Colorado Springs Fire Department firefighters were dispatched to a reported structure fire located at 525 Bonfoy Aveat 8:43pm on March 1, 2012. The first fire engine arrived at 8:47pm to find a detached garage on the property fully engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to knockdown the main body of fire within nine minutes.

This was a single alarm fire and CSFD responded with two fire engines, one fire truck, and three support apparatus. CSFD had 16 firefighters on scene working to put out the fire. One patient was transported to a local hospital for smoke inhalation. CSFD fire investigators are still working to determine the cause of the fire. The damage estimates are:


Structure Loss -          $20,871

Structure Save -         $0

Content Loss -             $8,609

Content Save -            $2,870

Total Loss -                 $29,480

Total Save -               $2,870