City of Colorado Springs / Fire / News

Structure Fire at 3245 Galenda Court
Monday, February 03, 2014

Colorado Springs, CO – On January 29, 2014 at 1:23 a.m., Colorado Springs firefighters were dispatched to a reported structure fire at 3245 Galena Court. The first CSFD engine arrived within five minutes to a smoke-filled home with fire in the kitchen. The fire was brought under control at 1:42 a.m.

CSFD responded to this single alarm fire call with five apparatus including three fire engines, two fire trucks, and support personnel. Approximately 20 firefighters and support personnel were on scene.

There were no reported injuries to civilians or firefighters. Three occupants were displaced from the home.

CSFD has estimated that $296,629 of property/content was saved, limiting the overall loss to $33,788 in property/content.

 The fire originated in the kitchen and was determined to be accidental.