Colo. FF injured in 4-alarm fire at Goodwill store

The Colorado Springs Fire Department reported that 20 apparatus plus support units responded to the thrift store blaze


By Laura French

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Colorado firefighter was injured in a four-alarm blaze at a Goodwill thrift store. 

The Colorado Springs Fire Department reported that the Sunday afternoon blaze occurred in an area containing pallets and donated items outside the store. 

At least 80 firefighters and 20 apparatus plus support units responded to the fire. One firefighter was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. 

Firefighters remained at the scene for hours to continue extinguishing hotspots. 

Smoke from the blaze could be seen from miles away, according to FOX 21. Officials are investigating the cause of the fire and viewing camera footage from outside the store.

 

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