Westminster House Fire Caused By Tossed Cigarette

An image from the fire (credit: CBS)

An image from the fire (credit: CBS)

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4) – Fire investigators say a house fire at 72nd and Ingalls in Westminster on Monday was sparked by a tossed cigarette on the back patio.

There was significant damage to the back of the house and roof. Nobody was home at the time.

Firefighters had to take extra precautions because of the heat.


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