Apartment Fire Fatality This Morning
South Metro Fire Rescue received a 911 call at 4:01 a.m. this morning concerning a fire at 2901 West Centennial Drive. Seventy six personnel and 39 units responded finding fire fully engulfing the first floor apartment and exterior stair case. A victim was found inside the unit and transported to Littleton Adventist Hospital where she later died.
The cause of the fire is under investigation but appears to be accidental. The victim’s identity and cause of death will be released by the Arapahoe County Coroner’s Office pending notification of next of kin.