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2 injured, cat rescued following apartment fire in Thornton

Two people were transported to a hospital after the fire Monday afternoon in the 500 block of E. 88th Avenue.
Credit: Thornton Fire Department
No injuries were reported in an apartment fire in the 500 block of East 88th Avenue in Thornton, Colorado, on Monday, October 5, 2020.

THORNTON, Colo. — Thornton Fire Department (TFD) crews responded to an apartment fire Monday afternoon in the area of East 88th Avenue and Grant Street.

The fire was at Building 10 of Skyline Apartments in the 500 block of 88th, east of Interstate 25. Black smoke was visible in the area, and photos showed heavy structure damage.

Thornton Fire said two people were transported to a hospital and two more who had injuries refused treatment.

Adams County Fire Rescue, North Metro Fire Rescue and the Westminster Fire Department were also on scene, TFD said.

A cat was also rescued from the building. TFD posted a video of the reunion: 

Credit: KUSA

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