GOLDEN, Colo. (KDVR) — The Golden Fire Department says one person was found dead after a house fire on Thursday morning.
The fire started at 17412 W. 17th Pl. around 5:25 a.m. Multiple callers told dispatch that flames were coming from the roof of the attached garage.
The Golden Police Department and Golden Fire Department arrived on scene and started evacuating neighbors.
GFD said they believe the flames spread from the attached garage and spread through the attic into other parts of the house. No other surrounding structures or homes caught on fire, GFD said.
Around 10 a.m., Golden Fire and Golden Police investigators said they found one person dead as a result of the fire after finding remains in the debris of the structure.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.