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One person treated for smoke inhalation after apartment fire Saturday afternoon

Colorado Springs Fire and Cimarron Hills Fire are currently on scene of a structure fire.
Colorado Springs Fire and Cimarron Hills Fire are currently on scene of a structure fire.(Colorado Springs Fire Department)
Published: Mar. 20, 2021 at 1:25 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Colorado Springs Fire and Cimarron Hills Fire quickly responded and put out a structure fire near Peterson Road and East Platte Avenue Saturday afternoon.

Firefighters with Cimarron Hills say flames and smoke were coming out of the second story when they first arrived on scene. They say victims were trapped on the roof. They worked quickly to safely rescue them and get the fire under control.

Unfortunately, CHFD says one dog and two cats died in the fire.

One person was treated for smoke inhalation, but was not be taken to the hospital. No firefighters were injured.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

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