EVANS, Colo. (CBS4)– One person has died from injuries suffered in a house fire in Evans. Firefighters rushed to the burning home in Evans just after noon on Sunday.
When crews arrived they found a large fire at the house on Carson Avenue. Explosions inside the home made the firefight more difficult.READ MORE: 2 Cats Rescued From Burning Home In Aurora
Three people were rushed to the hospital. A woman died from injuries suffered in the fire on Sunday evening. The condition of the other people rescued has not been released.READ MORE: Secretary Of State Takes Next Steps In Lawsuit To Remove Mesa County Clerk And Recorder Tina Peters As Designated Election Official
Nearly three dozen firefighters responded to the fire, along with other first responders. It took more than two hours to put out the fire.MORE NEWS: CU Boulder Scientists Will Launch Cereal Box-Sized Satellite Into Space To Examine Planets Outside Our Solar System
What caused the fire and explosions are being investigated.