Fire damages trailer home in Battlement |

Fire damages trailer home in Battlement

Structure fire in Battlement.
Lynn J. Shore |

A fire in Battlement Mesa late Friday afternoon left a trailer home severely damaged. Everyone made it out safely, said Garfield Sheriff’s Office public information officer Walt Stowe. Healthwise everyone is fine, he added.

Grand Valley Fire Protection arrived first on scene and the Sheriff’s Office assisted in crowd control. Stowe said that he received the first call at 5:18 p.m. Friday.

The Sheriff’s Office will head the fire investigation, which remains ongoing, according to Stowe.

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