Fire destroys Dotsero structure Tuesday

Enterprise staff report

Emergency crews were called to a structure fire at Dotsero around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The single family home at 4720 U.S. Highway 6 was completely engulfed in flames when crews arrived on the scene. The cause of the fire is under investigation. At this time the structure is considered a complete loss.

Minor injuries were reported at the scene. The fire was deemed to be under control by 5 p.m. but crews continued saturing efforts though Tuesday evening.

The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office, Gypsum Fire Protection District, Greater Eagle Fire Protection District, Eagle County Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF), Colorado State Patrol, Eagle River Fire Protection District, Eagle County Paramedic Services, Glenwood Springs Fire Department and Holy Cross Energy responded to the fire call.

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