WESTMINSTER, Colo. (KDVR) — A mobile home was destroyed by fire on Thursday afternoon in Westminster, forcing evacuations in the area as firefighters got the flames under control.
It happened in a mobile home park in the 800 block of 132nd Avenue.
All occupants were accounted for, but three family dogs died in the fire, according to the fire department.
Firefighters arrived to find fire on a porch area and extending inside of the structure, according to the Westminster Fire Department.
SkyFOX was over the scene at 4 p.m. Firefighters were hosing the home as white smoke billowed. An aerial view showed a section of the home had been burned through and its interior charred.
Crews were “fighting the fire from the exterior due to a number of holes found in the floor of the interior,” according to Westminster Fire. It had been declared under control just after 4 p.m.