LITTLETON, Colo. (CBS4)– Fire crews rushed to put out a house fire that had spread to a neighboring home in Littleton on Friday afternoon.
Copter4 flew over the burning homes near Windemere and Mineral Avenue just before 5 p.m.
Flames could be seen from both homes in the cul-de-sac.
Firefighters were working to put out the fires.
What caused the fires is being investigated.
Copter4 flew over another house fire in the same neighborhood, just down the block. Firefighters say embers from the first house fire ignited that fire.
The roof was burning and neighbors tried to put it out with garden hoses.
Two Littleton firefighters were taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion.