A fire was reported at about 8 p.m. Oct. 25 at 34287 Outlook Road near Hotchkiss.
Sheriff's deputies and a dozen firefighters who responded to the call from Elijah Todd found the interior of the residence filled with thick black smoke.
According to the Delta County Sheriff's Office, a small fire in the living room furniture was located and extinguished by the Hotchkiss Fire Department. The cause of the fire was deemed to be an electrical outlet in the living room behind the furniture. The home suffered extensive smoke damage.blog comments powered by Disqus