Fire destroys two ambulances in Paonia

By: KKCO/Associated Press Email
By: KKCO/Associated Press Email

11 News is on the scene of breaking news in Paonia where a fire inside a garage has destroyed two ambulances and caused damage to the building.

The ambulances were destroyed in a fire that broke out just before 6 a.m. at the North Fork Ambulance Association Building in Paonia.

Officials are investigating the cause of the fire and no one was injured in the blaze.

Richard Kinser, president of the association's Board, says the front of the building has fire and smoke damage and thta the ambulances can't be repaired.

The all-volunteer ambulance service covers Paonia, Crawford, Austin and Hotchkiss.

We'll have updated information thoughout the day on this Web site and tonight on 5:30 p.m.
(Photos courtesy Linda O'Brian.)


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