Sprinkler System Saves Residents at CO Nursing Home

Posted: 3/6/2015

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nursing home fire protectionArapahoe, CO -- Fire investigators are investigating how a fire at a Colorado assisted living facility started.  The investigation has shown that the fire was electrical, but they are still determining the exact source.

The fire started on Tuesday night in one room of the facility.  Firefighters are crediting the fire sprinklers for containing the fire.  

One person was injured when she fell while waiting outside after she was evacuated.  Her injuries are minor.

 

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