UPDATE: FRIDAY 11/4/2022 4:17 p.m.

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSFD said the fire at a single family home on East Uintah Street is out.

According to Lt. Aaron McConnellogue with CSFD, the call came in reporting smoke coming from the home’s windows just after 2:30 p.m. Friday. When firefighters arrived, they located the fire actively burning in the basement of the home.

The occupants of the home were not home at the time, and CSFD said at the scene they are still working to find the people who live there. Firefighters were told a cat may have been inside at the time of the fire, the cat has not been found but Lt. McConnellogue said multiple doors of the home were open and the cat may have escaped the fire.

The cause is still under investigation.

ORIGINAL STORY: Firefighters battling house fire on East Uintah

FRIDAY 11/4/2022 3:04 p.m.

The Colorado Springs Fire Department (CSFD) notified the public of a active house fire Friday afternoon.

  • Firefighters battling house fire on East Uintah
  • House fire on Uintah Street

CSFD says they are on scene at 1830 East Uintah Street. The public is asked to use alternate routes.

FOX21 has crews on site. This article will continue to be updated with more information.

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