Cranston Circle Garage Fire
At 6:36 a.m. on Sunday, May 28, 2023, Local members responded to a reported residential fire on Cranston Cir. In Highlands Ranch. A neighbor saw black smoke coming from a garage and alerted the occupants inside the home. Douglas County Sheriffs Deputies were first to arrive, they entered the home and verified that everyone had safely evacuated. Members from Engine and Medic 17 advanced a hose line inside for fire control and quickly extinguished a vehicle fire before it could extend into the structure. Additional members assisted with searching the interior, opening the garage door, and ventilating smoke. Thankfully no injuries occurred. The vehicle involved is a gasoline powered Mazda MX5, and the Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating what caused the fire.