No one is displaced after a fire in a Victorian home in downtown Colorado Springs, though it did take more than an hour to get completely under control.
The house, located on 601 N. Cascade, has been converted into five apartment units. Thirteen people were evacuated; all have been allowed back inside except for the ones living in the unit where the fire started. That apartment is located in the basement. Those people will be allowed back in after the investigation is completed. At this time, a cause is currently unknown.
The fire was first reported shortly before 9 a.m. Firefighters left the scene by 10:30 a.m.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.